Mid-century Women’s Fashion post WWII

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

Join author and collector, Nicole Jenkins, for a slideshow presentation on Australian ladies wear of the post-WW2 period, when femininity and grown up glamour reigned and the local manufacturing industry thrived. Style, fabrics and construction details will all be included in this detailed look at fashions from 1947 to 1964. Also, if you have a particular article of clothing or ...

$20 – $25

Fashions of the Thirties

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

It was a time of sartorial extremes: from the luxury of Hollywood glamour, to the destitution of the Great Depression. Women wore playful, beautiful and colourful clothing which served as an escape from life’s grim realities: a welcome return to femininity, with frills, flounces, bows and curls. Film stars like Jean Harlow, Katharine Hepburn and Joan Crawford typified the desired ...

$20 – $25

CONTACT

Robin Grow - ADMSA President
Tel: (03) 9686 0978
or 0421 806 408
Email: [email protected]

POST

Art Deco and Modernism Society of Australia Inc.
PO Box 17, Camberwell
Victoria, Australia 3124

 

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