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Bobbi Menzies wearing a head scarf

Portraits of Bobbi Menzies, fashion advisor and education officer to the New Zealand Wool board, wearing a head scarf.

Date 1971-06-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Susan Duncan and Shirley Harper sitting in a studio

Susan Duncan and Shirley Harper sitting together in front of a curtain in a photographic studio. A metal light is visible on the left.

Date 1971-05-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Susan Duncan and Shirley Harper sitting together

Susan Duncan and Shirley Harper sitting together in front of a curtain in a photographic studio. A metal light is visible on the left.

Date 1971-05-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Miss Canterbury, 1947

My mother-in-law won Miss Canterbury on 1947, her name is Silvia Quirk, she is still alive. She's now 81 year old, mother of 5.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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

Model in tennis sportswear

Woman modelling tennis sportswear designed by Tinling and made from white lace fabric of Dacron polyester fibre.

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

Hairdresser Stewart Davis

A model, Sonya, having her hair styled by hairdresser Stewart Davis.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

The new Westpac uniforms

Staff modelling the new Westpac staff wardrobe with various pieces that can be mix and matched as their uniform.

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

Model for Quinns on catwalk, Merivale Mall

Close-up of a model on a catwalk holding a Quinns sign during a fashion show at Merivale shopping mall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Best Dressed at NZ Cup meeting

Sandra Wilkinson, winner of the Quinns Fashions Best Dressed Lady at the Races during the NZ Cup meeting 1985 in Addington.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Fashion

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...

Hardy Amies fashion

Views of a model displaying clothing designed by Hardy Amies.

Date 1970-02-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hardy Amies

View of men's fashion designer, Hardy Amies at Christchurch airport.

Date 1970-02-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hardy Amies fashion

Views of a model displaying clothing designed by Hardy Amies.

Date 1970-02-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Maidie and Dorothy Gimblett at Mr McDowell's in Heathcote

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.

Date 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection