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Wrap Dress, Diane von Furstenberg, 1974

Linda Welters

Linda Welters is Professor of Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design and Director of the Graduate Program at the University of Rhode Island, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...The Object in Detail A wrap dress closes in the front by wrapping one panel over the other and fastening at the waist. The original wrap dress by Diane von Furstenberg (originally von Fürstenberg) had long sleeves, a fold-over collar...
...Anne Klein was born Hannah Golofski on 3 August 1923 in Brooklyn, New York. She was educated at the Girls’ Commercial High School in Brooklyn and the Traphagen School of Design in New York. From the age of fifteen she worked as a freelance...