Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (width)
Black crepe women's suit featuring a belted waist, calf-length straight skirt,"lei" of white organdie flowers around the neckline, and long sleeves that are "crushed up" to the elbows. Sketch also includes small views of a matching jacket and the back of the bodice, which shows that the lei ties behind the neck with a bow.
[Right]: blk crÃªpe/suit/lei of white/organide/flowers/crushed/up/sleeves
[Left]: Main/Back dress/ties/in back/with/bow
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 7
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher. Black CrÃªpe Women's Suit with White Organdie Flower Lei.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 17 Aug 2019
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