Pierre Balmain Suit, 1953 He opened his fashion house in 1945 and showcased long, bell-shaped skirts with small waistlines. This line later on became popular as “Dior’s New Look.” He said, “Dressmaking is the architecture of movement.
Slubby navy wool walking suit, circa Imaginative closure design on jacket; Velvet cuffs and collar; and Lined in silk satin. Back-closing skirt with top stitched asymmetrical pleat across skirt and along hem.
1950 - Gigi in Christian Dior long woolen jacket with huge pockets cinched with leather belt , worn with soft gray plush cap, photo by Georges Saad ///Staggeringly beautiful.LOVE this suit and stance.in glorious black and white.