Love the Trim! buttoned shirtwaist dress, with edging at hem and neckline. Straps seem to be only lace. If I made it, I would have the edging material go all the way around the top instead of only across the bust.
Pierre Balmain, 1950 - dress styles gained popularity with the creation of Dior's postwar "New Look" in In when Dior left the army, he joined the fashion house of Lucien Lelong, where he and Pierre Balmain were the primary designers.
She was style; she was glamour; she was Grace. Costume design sketch by Edith Head for Grace Kelly in Hitchcock’s Rear Window. Costume design sketch by Edith Head for Grace Kelly in Hitchcock’s Rear Window via theinvisibleagent