Day Dress

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Day dress of red and purple printed wool knit. Knee-length or slightly below, the dress has a fairly deep rounded neckline and long set-in sleeves. Skirt is gathered at slightly dropped waist. Dress has a center back zipper, and is unlined. The dress is made of of areas of print. The bodice and upper part of the skirt has a geometric print of purple diamond/parallelagram shapes on red ground. The sleeves and lower part of the skirt have a print of large purple squares on red ground, forming a checkerboard pattern. Center back lapped zipper. Unlined. Designer label: "Rudi Gernreich ... continued below

Creation Information

Gernreich, Rudi 1971~.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 55 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

  • Gernreich, Rudi Gernreich, Rudi (b. Vienna, Austria, 1922 - d. Los Angeles, California, USA, 1985)

Manufacturer

  • Harmon Knitwear, Inc. Harmon Knitwear, Inc. (Marinette, Wisconsin) est. by Harmon Juster in 1960, previously the Marinette Knitting Mills, closed 1974?

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Day dress of red and purple printed wool knit. Knee-length or slightly below, the dress has a fairly deep rounded neckline and long set-in sleeves. Skirt is gathered at slightly dropped waist. Dress has a center back zipper, and is unlined.

The dress is made of of areas of print. The bodice and upper part of the skirt has a geometric print of purple diamond/parallelagram shapes on red ground. The sleeves and lower part of the skirt have a print of large purple squares on red ground, forming a checkerboard pattern.

Center back lapped zipper. Unlined.

Designer label: "Rudi Gernreich design for / 10 Harmon Knitwear"
Care label: "Dry Clean / Only / 100% wool"

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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  • 1971~

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  • March 16, 2015, 2:32 p.m.

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  • April 15, 2015, 2:44 a.m.

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Gernreich, Rudi. Day Dress, physical object, 1971~; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc501304/: accessed November 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.