A vintage Claire McCardell shirtdress with obi-style belt and dramatic collar.
CLAIRE McCARDELL 1950'S VINTAGE DIAGONAL STRIPE SHIRT DRESS - BERGDORF-GOODMAN. Available at rpvintage.com
1939 Claire McCardell Evening dress Metropolitan Museum of Art,NY. See more vintage fashion museum collections by decade at http://www.vintagefashionandart.com/dresses
A Claire McCardell Purple Wool Knit Dress, love love love this design
Claire McCardell: Popover dress, 1942 The Metropolitan Museum of Art McCardell's Popover dress sold in the thousands… “Norman Norell once told me that Claire could take five dollars worth of common cotton calico and make a dress a smart woman could wear anywhere.” (Sally Kirkland, All-American: A Sportswear Tradition)
Claire McCardell, 1946-47 - Reminds me of my great grandma's dresses :-)
Dress Valentina (American, born Russia, 1899–1989) Date: 1940s Culture: American Medium: wool