Entries by Christine Babington Smith from 10/2011

Pencil Skirts and 1940s Style

| Posted 10.18.2011 | UK Style

Late 1940s fashion is tailored perfection. The decade saw a revolution in fashion design when Christian Dior introduced the New Look with his first collection in 1947. Gone was the austerity of the war years with its military style suits with huge shoulder pads and in came its replacement: the feminine hourglass figure.