Drop-waist black silk skirt

In the 1980s, Marilyn Sainty and her business partner Sonja Batt frequently travelled to Japan. Marilyn was intrigued by the deconstructed fashions of the cutting-edge Japanese designers.

Details

Credit: Loan courtesy of Janine Cushing
Designer: Marilyn Sainty
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Dress
Material: Silk
Colour: Black
Purchase location: Dega, Napier
Label: Marilyn Sainty
Date: Circa 1987