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Pauline Trigère

Women Fashioning Women

Born: November 4th, 1908 - Died: February 13th, 2002

Pauline Trigère made clothes with her mother, a dressmaker, and was a skilled seamstress by age ten. Before launching her own label she worked for Hattie Carnegie. She was a skilled draper who often designed by draping fabric on a live model or dress form.

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