Monday, September 13, 2010

big red inverted pleats!

Did you see that great dress Peggy was wearing on Mad Men last night? The blue one with the big red inverted pleats?  Pretty fab.

Almost as fab as the one I sold a couple weeks ago here at Five and Diamond:


cin : ) said...


Anonymous said...

These are actually called godets.

Just found your blog through MPB, will follow it from now on.

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Five and Diamond said...

My understanding has always been that the godet is the triangular piece set into a the vertical seams of a dress or skirt, that adds fullness. In this case it's added to an inverted box pleat (making us both right :)