1930s clothing was somber and modest, reflecting the difficult social and economic situation of the decade. Women's fashions moved away from the brash, daring style of the 1920s towards a more romantic, feminine silhouette.
Simple 1937 Afternoon Dresses in solid colors. Often referred to as “city,”” metropolitan,” or “town tailored” these dresses were usually silk or rayon crepe, not cotton. They stuck with the standard silhouette and classic thirties features: puff sleeves, belted waits and large yokes and collars. #1930sfashion #vintage