Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Paul Parnes designed this tweed suit. The jacket is edged and decorated with black braid and the decorative gold buttons add just the right touch at the unusual closure. Suit sold for $145 in 1954 (about $1,265 in today's dollar.) Hat by Emme (and likely designed by Adolfo.)
Gleb Derujinsky and his wife died in a tragic car accident in their home town of Durango, Colorado in 2011.
Photo by Gleb Derujinsky for Harper's Bazaar, 1954.