Edith Reuss

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Edith Marie[1] Reuss was an American clothing designer of the early 20th century. She was among the first Americans to make an impact in international markets, helping to make New York City a center of fashion.[2] She was a contemporary of Adele Simpson and Elizabeth Hawes[3] In the early 1930s, Reuss was known for her prints' designs, which had been launched successfully.[1]


  1. ^ a b Arts Magazine, Volume 7, 1932, pg. 19.
  2. ^ Finds Style Centre Here, New York Times, April 14, 1932.
  3. ^ Twenieth-Century American Fashion, Linda Welters and Patricia Anne Cunningham, Berg Publishers, 2005, pg. 103.