Set in beige, shantung jacket with a suit collar and coat tails, black taffeta cotton skirt and beige straw hat. This outfit summarizes the revolutionary "New Look" launched by Christian Dior for his first collection: silk jacket with small, rounded shoulders, tight body and sharp waist, "padding" on the hips and long skirt above the ankles.

Taffeta skirt made of mercerized cotton, black color. Wide waistband, mid-calf, "plissé soleil" taffeta pleated towards the left, two centimeters wide at the waist and four centimeters wide at the hem.


  • Title: The Bar suit - skirt
  • Creator: Christian Dior
  • Creator Birth Date: 1905
  • Creator Death Date: 1957
  • Fashion House: Christian Dior
  • Date Created: 1947/1947
  • Type: Skirt
  • Rights: Museo del Traje CIPE
  • Medium: Cotton

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