Portraits of Bobbi Menzies, fashion advisor and education officer to the New Zealand Wool board, wearing a head scarf.
Susan Duncan and Shirley Harper sitting together in front of a curtain in a photographic studio. A metal light is visible on the left.
Susan Duncan and Shirley Harper standing side by side in front of a wall.
From the runway to the shop window, Christchurch has produced many fashion designers and models. Explore a selection of photographs from our collection that depict the contributions the city has made...
Views of a model displaying clothing designed by Hardy Amies.
View of men's fashion designer, Hardy Amies at Christchurch airport.
Views of Lichfield NZ joint managing director, L.H. Govan.
Madeline (Maidie) Gimblett (left) at 15 years old and Dorothy Gimblett (right) at 13 years old. Both are standing near fruit trees in blossum with a bicycle.
Glenys Treweek (Miss New Zealand, 1970) seated in a 1900 c.c. S.L. Toyota rally car at the Silver Fern rally.
Nicholas Manne, hairdresser, standing in a door frame.
Ray Comfort and wife, Sue, with suede clothing at their store, LeatherGear.
Gabrielle Hawker wearing a three piece lime green midi at the fashion show held at the Russley Hotel.
Nola Kelleher with a pure silk coat dress at the fashion show held at the Russley Hotel.
Views of Norma McDade of Dunedin at Riccarton race course. [Frames 13 to 14] Norma McDade with Deborah [?]. [Frame 15] Norma McDade with unidentified man.
Views of fashion at Riccarton race course. [Frames 19 to 21] Deborah [?], Jacqueline Harrop, and Jillian McKeown. [Frame 23] Lyndsey Taylor.
Views of fashion at Riccarton race course. [Frames 26 to 29] Lyndsey Taylor [Frame 30 to 31] Jan McKenzie.
Views of fashion at Riccarton race course. [Frames 32 to 33] Jan McKenzie. [Frames 34 to 37] Sally Hope.
Views of fashion at Riccarton race course. [Frame 38] Sally Hope. [Frame 39] G H Beirne.
Views of Nola Ballin, winner of the exclusive hat section of the Cup Week Millinery Stakes at Addington Raceway. [Frame 36] Nola Ballin and G. C. Smith.
Views of G. C. Smith, winner of the ready to wear section of the Cup Week Millinery Stakes at Addington Raceway.
Subjects unknown. Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Glyn Williams.