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Celebrating 45 years working in the clothing industry

Miss Shirley Tolchard, celebrating 45 years working in the clothing industry, sat at one of the sewing machines at Deanes clothing factory on Wairakei Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Lace work and clothing

A display of period lace work and clothing in a cabinet.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

Clothing for Operation Good Samaritan

Tracey Sheldrake sorting out clothing donated for Operation Good Samaritan at the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of Cyclone Ofa.

Date 1990-05-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Christchurch Club of Printing House Craftsmen committee

Left to right: G. Rickerby, R. Parmenter, J. Shultz, C. Craigie, J. Chapman, S. Booth, and M. Riley, members of the committee of the Christchurch Club of Printing House Craftsmen.

Date 1970-09-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Carly Gallagher and her cat Samuel

Carly Gallagher and her cat Samuel of Stanton Crescent, Hoon Hay, with a selection of clothing that the cat regularly brings home from other houses.

Date 1981-07-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Detective Constable V. J. C. Van Beek with stolen goods

Detective Constable V. J. C. Van Beek with a selection of items including fur coats, cameras and jewellery, that have been recovered following a home robbery.

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Recovered stolen goods with Detective Constable V. J. C. Van Beek

Detective Constable V. J. C. Van Beek with a selection of items including fur coats, cameras and jewellery, that have been recovered following a home robbery.

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Skellerup Clothing award winning parka coat

Mr Don Mitchell, a sales representative for Skellerup Clothing and Rubber Ltd, modelling a parka which was the first item of clothing to win the NZ Industrial Design Council award. Stood next to...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Juliet Leete, Silx label

Juliet Leete the force behind the Silx label posing in a shiny dress as part of a fashion feature.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Miss Canterbury at Riccarton Mall

Miss Canterbury modelling two different "wet look" vinyl outfits at Riccarton Mall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Trouser suit by Classic

A woman modelling a trouser suit by Classic at Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Model on Cobb & Co coach

Women modelling a skirt and blouse which is claimed to be easy to create within a day by a home dressmaker.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Mrs Isobell Steel, Clothing designer

Mrs Isobell Steel, a Christchurch clothing designer, in a workroom with fabrics planning a design of a new gown.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Leaving from Christchurch International Airport

Aunty Hilda, Uncle Eric and daughter Helen who lived on a farm at Kirwee were at Christchurch International Airport, possibly going on holiday. People were still dressing up when they went out.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Christmas Day 1975

Christmas day with my family at my parents' house. Dad again in polo shirt and shorts. Traditional roast lunch on the table, with a bottle of sparkling wine. Real pine tree in the corner. Net curtains...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Lyttelton family walking in Cathedral Square

In Cathedral Square (Port Hills in background). Phyllis Morse (my mum) Fred Priddy, Ailsa Morse (mum's sister and Fred's future wife) are all from Lyttelton. They would have got all dressed up in...

Date 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

LeatherGear clothing store

LeatherGear, New Brighton. [Frame 1] Ray Comfort at a sewing machine. [Frames 2 to 3] Sue Comfort with clothing rack.

Date 1970-10-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Ray and Sue Comfort of LeatherGear

Ray Comfort and wife, Sue, with suede clothing at their store, LeatherGear.

Date 1970-10-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Glenys Treweek and unidentified man modelling clothes

[Frames 9 to 11] Glenys Treweek, Miss New Zealand, modelling pure wool worsted crepe dress designed by Rosalie Gwilliam. [Frames 6 to 8] Glenys Treweek, Miss New Zealand, with unidentified man.

Date 1970-09-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips