• Short Summary

    Woman puts on corset and padding to get right figure to model Christian Dior's "New Look".

  • Description

    London.

    Two women model underwear that creates right figure for fashion designer Christian Dior's New Look at "fashion house". Various C/Us of one woman pulling tight the laces of the other girl's corset / stay. The corset makes her waist look painfully thin, her flesh bulges out of it. She also wears a conical bra (very Madonna!). Shoulder pads and hip pads are then attached to the underwear. M/S of woman wearing New Look dress by Richards in utility material - the outfit accentuates tiny waist with large shoulders and hips.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1243.22
    Media URN:
    34047
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:47:00 / 01:43:43:00
    Canister:
    NP 194

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