Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Moire women's suit featuring a knee-length flared skirt with center pleats and a fitted collarless jacket with what appears to be two shirred waist pockets. Sketch also includes a view of the back of the jacket as well as the dress worn without the jacket, which reveals short sleeves that connect to the back, inverted pleats on the bodice, and small pleats on each side of the top of the skirt.
[Right]: inverted center/pleat/seam/back+sleeve in/one/3 little pleats/one each side of/C.F./Moire Suit
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 21
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Women's Knee-Length Moire Suit with Inverted Pleats .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 19 Aug 2019
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