A trained sculptor who made a foray into fashion through designing costumes for musicians, it's no surprise that Rachel Comey's artistic eye is unrivalled. Launched in 2004, the New York brand is loved by women around the world for its fresh take on classics - take the striped Braden dress, it mimics the proportions of a shirt silhouette but billows out into sweeping sleeves and generous skirt to set it apart from the rest.
Rachel Comey cotton dress
Exposed button fastening
Spread collar, long sleeves, buttoned cuff with notched side, all-over stripe pattern, branded buttons, belted waist, waterfall side, contrasting stripes at back yoke, contrasting stripes at hem