This is the Real McCoy. Marian McCoy, that is. Do I know who she was? Sorry, no. There were a lot of good California based designers in the post war years. They brought a lot to the table/dress form. This three piece set has the breezy style of 1950s California in a pale aqua blue wool knit with cream applique and aurora borealis rhinestones. Give this gal a convertible, and she will be as happy as the proverbial clam. Give her a Rolls and she will look equally at home.
Sometimes vinatge clothing can be simultaneously of its time and timeless - and this is one of those ensembles.