Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Printed Dresses for Spring - 1948

Spring always heralds the wearing of pretty prints. Here, dresses from 1948. Which is your favorite?

Christian Dior linen with embroidered flowers.

Jean Desses blue and white striped silk taffeta.

Gabrielle geometric print rayon dress with a large white collar.

Left: Clouds dance on rayon crepe by Madeleine de Rauch.
Right: Hermes uses polka dots because spring wouldn't be spring without polka dots.

7 comments:

13bees said...

easily the Madeleine de Rauch in the last pic. pockets make the dress!

Penny Rome said...

The striped silk taffeta dress. I am a sucker for stripes and I love the detail in the collar.

Travis Kerr said...

I love the striped dress!

Sheila said...

The striped one for me too!

MrJeffery said...

the striped one is amazing.

myhandsmadeit.com said...

The striped one is full-on breaking my heart.

Couture Allure Vintage Fashion said...

Looks like the striped Jean Desses has almost all of you enchanted. I love the cloud print dress myself.

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