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S H I R T D R E S S

The shirtdress is heavily influenced by the man's shirt, usually with a collar and cinched at the waist.    

 

                                        1945 Simplicity Pattern.

 

“Not all clothing fits with the fashion system equally.  Why is it that 50 years after the famous photographs of James Dean and Marlon Brando wearing t-shirts, these clothing styles are still current, still not open to parody?

 

                                                                    Michael Carter on Georg Simmel

                                                                             Fashion Classics, page 78.

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