Wednesday, May 18, 2011

1939 continued

With the late 30s on my mind I was looking through my inventory for items to offer this week and I suddenly recalled having this venerable beauty:

Listed now here

With its cotton gauze fabric, Deco-style wavy stripes, and flowing skirt, this dress is a wonderful example of its era.

Care to play Lisa Fonssagrives and model the dress on the Eiffel Tower? (Please hold on tight...)

2 comments:

Val said...

1939's always a special year to me: My grandparents married that July. :) http://www.flickr.com/photos/86701279@N00/1459029108/

Lovely dress!

denisebrain said...

Wow...thank you for that excellent photo of your grandparents! I read your blog about them (from your Flickr link) and I was very moved. What an inspiration they were Val!