Jean Paul Gaultier, French, 1980s French Cotton Sweater Gaultier was a popular designer during the 80s and 90s. He often played with the concept of women's bodies in his designs. This design reflects the concepts he explored as well as the large chunky sweater style that was popular in the 80s.
This is a Valentino suit from 1988. During the 80s, as women began to progress in the workforce, the power suit was a popular look, used to convey professionalism and competence. This suit is part of the Philadelphia Museum of Art's collection.