Wartime Rayon Restrictions

Peter Stackpole1948-07

LIFE Photo Collection

LIFE Photo Collection

Model combing her hair as she shows off latest wide-mesh black cotton stockings w. extra pair of round garters to help prevent bagging at the knees in, in the newest fashion response by hose manufacturer to the challenge of wartime rayon restrictions &

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  • Title: Wartime Rayon Restrictions
  • Date: 1948-07
  • Location: New York, NY, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Styling, American, Lingerie, Fashions, Stockings, Legs, 1940S, Hairdressing, Us At War, Shortages, Models, Anatomy, Beauty Culture, Women, Clothing, Textiles, Cotton, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Peter Stackpole
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_5552905
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.