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White Lingerie

Bridal White

The Merchant Adventurers of Narnia

Ema-Lea Phillipps

Garment of the week

Lace corset bra

When Lonely designer Helene Morris was frustrated with the contemporary lingerie offering, she began exploring concepts that would suit her and Lonely Hearts customers. She was onto a winner: the company was restructured, and in 2009 the first Lonely Lingerie collection was realised. 

We’re not your typical museum.

With no fixed abode other than this website, the New Zealand Fashion Museum is for anyone with a love of fashion, heritage, innovation and creativity. It is a museum dedicated to the curation of New Zealand’s rich fashion story, making what we wear an essential part of the cultural conversation in the present and for the future.