Fashion unpicked: The 'Bar' suit by Christian Dior

Produced as part of Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Ran from 2 February 2019 to 1 September 2019

More about this Exhibition

Join dressmaking expert and V&A volunteer, Sue Clark, as she examines one of the most iconic ensembles in post-war fashion, Christian Dior's 'Bar' suit. How was the suit constructed? And why was it hailed as 'the New Look'?

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