By 1929 uneven hems and asymmetric skirt hemlines again helped the transition to longer skirts. Longer sheer overskirts and semi sheer top skirts were worn over shorter linings. By 1930 the hemline was several inches below the knee.
Velvet evening coat c. The FIDM Museum velvet evening coat seen here is an enticing shade of rich, bright orange. During the and into the this particular color was sometimes called nasturtium after the orange flower of the same name.
ITALIAN STENCILED VELVET GOWN, Dusty rose silk with asymmetrical stylized silver floral having short sleeve comprised of wide velvet bands and left side insert with ruching at waist with bow detail, neckline bound in metallic thread.