HIGH RESOLUTION COLOR, War time Utility fashion - Charlotte Fiell and Emmanuelle Dirix. [Character inspiration for the heroines of the Waves of Freedom series - "Quintessa Beaumont," "Mary Stirling," and "Lillian Avery.
Tailored pant suits became popular for women the the forties. This was because when they were needed in the workforce, they needed more protection. This was also a cause of Rosie the Riveter and her call to help for the need of woman in the workforce.