Beachwear, Jean Patou: ca. 1929, rayon knit jump-suit with matching cape. "...This is a piece of Jean Patou's, who worked with sportswear from his early period. The 'garçonne', a new style for women popular after World War I, aimed to eliminate the gender bias in clothing. Women started wearing pants, which had formerly been a symbol of men's attire, although they were only worn inside the house or at resorts..."