Barrack, Ben

Ben Barrack (1906-1996) was the owner of a mid-priced Seventh Avenue fashion house that specialized in petites. He got started in the fashion business by working in retail, but by the 1940s he had started his manufacturing venture. Barrack was a charter member of the New York Dress Institute, which was formed in 1940. His wife, Florence, was the designer at Ben Barrack until 1969.

Written by Lizzie Bramlett, fuzzylizzie.com


from an early 1960s dress - Courtesy of fuzzylizzie.com
from an early 1960s dress
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