The Wrap Dress 


The frock is flattering, versatile, and easy to wear. The wrap dress has been a hit since it's invention 43 years ago. Here we introduce you to the woman that first made it and the celebs who adore it. Screen Shot 2017-01-25 at 12.52.15 PM Michelle Obama, Kate Middleton, Oprah Winfrey are some of the well known faces who swear by a wrap dress. Ciara wore the most fashion forward style at the Grammy’s last year. Screen Shot 2017-01-25 at 12.50.12 PM Did you know? Dianna

  1. It was invented in 1974 by the iconic Diana Von Furstenberg
  2. She collaborated with Gap kids in 2012 to design kids collection, included in the collection was a wrap dress.
  3. It’s been in existence for 40 years and still a current and fashionable piece.
  4. When Diane created the wrap dress it was merely an experiement. She was playing around with.She didn’t consider it as a fashion revelation. In her mind she was making easy dresses to wear for women. The wrap dress ended becoming a stament fashion piece.
  5. She was named the most powerful woman in fashion by Forbes Magazine in 2012.

Screen Shot 2017-01-25 at 12.56.39 PM

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For 14 free days, you can have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed. 
Subscribe to News24