Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Black wool dress with a stand-up collar, belted waist, calf-length skirt, two envelope-shaped waist pockets, and long sleeves featuring zippers and black and white soutache embellishments at each cuff. The dress also features a yoke across the center bodice as well as zippers and black and white soutache braid epaulettes on the shoulders.
[Right]: Schiap/Blk wool/Blk +/white/soutache/braid/epaulettes
Ensemble may be found here, as featured in the October 1935 issue of "Les Modes":
"Les Modes." BibliothÃ¨que Nationale de France. http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k5722811d.
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 18
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Black Wool Dress with Zipper and Soutache Embellishments.
circa 1935. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 20 Oct 2019
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