Spring-Summer 1955 A-line
Dress in sky blue linen, short sleeves, turn-back collar decorated with a large flower in pale blue silk, front-fastening with four fabric-covered buttons, low waist, flat-pleated skirt. UFAC, Donated by Mrs Kaindl
HISTORIETTE (Short story) Autumn-Winter 1955 Y-line
Short-sleeved cocktail dress in red silk faille, V-neckline, flared skirt. Dress belonged to Helene Gordon-Lazareff, founder of Elle magazine, and mother of the donor. UFAC, Donated by Mrs Michele Rosier
VOYAGEUR (Voyager) Autumn-Winter 1955 Y-line
Suit in grey herringbone wool by Raimon. Short, belted jacket, double-breasted buttoning, with grey silk chemisette. Straight skirt with double-breasted buttoning like jacket. Generous, double-buttoning stole. Christian Dior Archives Reproduction 1987
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