25 in (width) x 14 in (height)
Illustration featured in the July 1960 issue of Mademoiselle magazine in a summer fashion editorial titled "Scoops: Playable Now", where it is indicated that shorts are worn under the dirndl skirt. In the editorial, both the top and skirt appear to have a light brown leopard print, showing that the red hues presented here were changed in production. The ensemble is paired with hoop earrings, black thong sandals, and a black brimmed sunhat that ties underneath the chin.
Esta;leave whites as white
Kellen Design Archives
box OSxxx6, folder 3
Esta Nesbitt; Modern Juniors. Red Leopard Print Midriff Top and Dirndl Skirt .
July 1960. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Oct 2019
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