"For the next three decades, the brand became synonymous with elegant sportswear, unfussy, glamorous clothes in luxurious materials that could transition from work to evening… Clients: Sigourney Weaver, Candice Bergen, Barbra Streisand, Barbara Walters, Nancy Reagan, Jackie Onassis..” Read more: Bill Blass - Designer Fashion Label http://nymag.com/fashion/fashionshows/designers/bios/billblass/#ixzz0YqZrDmJn
“Launched in the 1970's, Bill Blass quickly became one of the most internationally recognized American designers. Known for his exquisite tailoring, sporty yet sophisticated aesthetic, his elite clientele has included Jacqueline Kennedy, Gloria Vanderbilt and Nancy Reagan.” Exerpt taken from: http://www.net-a-porter.com/Shop/Designers/Bill_Blass”
“Blass’ designs are best known for being wearable. In a time when other designers were designing clothes which were known more for being a work of art, Blass was designing clothing which even everyday women could wear day or night. According to Ellin Saltzman in the New York Times, "He took American sportswear to its highest level…giving it a clean, modern, impeccable style… He, probably more than any designer knew his customer and understood her.".. Excerpt taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Blass_(designer)
Yes, that’s right. These pants are from the super iconic Bill Blass. True to the label, these pants are perfect for absolutely anything. Classicly tailored and made from the finest materials, these pants will last you forever and can be worn to anything for any reason. They will never go out of style, and most importantly will actually keep you WARM while you brave the cold weather months still wanting to look fashionable. These pants are fully lined, and a size 4. They are made from 97% wool and 3% elastane. Approximate measurements look to be as follows: about 30 inch inseam with an additional almost 3 inches of material in the hem that could very easily be let out. 30.5 inches around the top of the pants with an approximate 9 inch rise.