1940s Claire McCardell... pretty risque and fashion forward!
Claire McCardell sundress 1943
Claire McCardell Sundress 1943. another great arrangement of buttons.
Claire McCardell (American, 1905–1958) Manufacturer: Townley Frocks (American) Date: 1944
Clare McCardell 1950's. I will make this for the summer. I love it! If I made a matching button up top I could go to work and then the beach!
CLAIRE McCARDELL BLACK COTTON COAT, 1950s
Sundress by Claire McCardell 1957
Bathing suit Claire McCardell (American, 1905–1958) Manufacturer: Townley Frocks (American) Date: ca. 1957 Culture: American Medium: wool
Nancy Berg is wearing white Claire McCardell dress with two strands of "homemade" beads, photo by Francesco Scavullo, 1954 via breathless
1954 Sunny Harnett in camel colored fleece jacket and skirt worn over beige jersey shirt-jacket worn over worsted jersey T-shirt by Claire McCardell, photo by Irving Penn