Designer: Bob Bugnand (French, b. 1924)
Place Made: France
Date Made: 1959
Medium: Wool tweed
This outfit is a two piece suit jacket and skirt in a black-and-white houndstooth wool tweed with a black braided trim. The cardigan jacket with sloped shoulders is paired with an A-line skirt. This suit was worn by Mrs. John F. Kennedy during the 1960 presidential campaign.
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum; Photograph: The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation