College deb Joan wears a strapless floral gown to a formal dance with her sailor. The dress by Barbara is fashioned of sheer rayon mousseline and has a wide taffeta waistband with a bow at the back. Gown sold for $25 in 1948 (about $235 in today's dollar.) See where the 70s got some of its ideas?
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