Today a look at black and white, always a stunning colour (or non-colour, if you want to get technical) combination, and easy to wear with different coloured accessories - like red.
|Flat crepe black & white print dress with red buttons and belt, 1934|
|Late 30s checked dress with red buttons|
|Cotton voile dress and matching jacket and red buttons.|
|Dress c. 1935|
|Carole Lombard, "Love Before Breakfast", 1936|
|1930s black silk velvet dress with white floral appliqués|
|Late 30s cotton day dress|
Katherine Hepburn wore black and white with panache.
|Katherine Hepburn 1930s|
|Marlene Dietrich, "Desire", 1936|
|Jean Harlow, "Beast of the City", 1932|
|Vintage Repro 1936 Black & White Handkerchief Linen Dress and Bolero Jacket|
Although I do plan to sew most of my 30s wardrobe, from 30s patterns, I have a found a few modern 30s style dresses I love. This one is from Chicstar, and it comes in plus sizes.
|Fishtail Sailor Style Dress|