Four gore skirt & unlined jacket

Gay Williams (née Phelps) originally wore this Elle garment to the Melbourne Cup. She found that it was incredibly versatile outfit to have in her wardrobe and wore it on many other occasions too.

Details

Credit: Courtesy of Gay Williams
Designer: Wendy Ganley
Manufacturing location: Hamilton
Garment type: Two-piece suit
Material: Double sided satin crepe
Features: The satin makes a feature of the buttons, belt, collar and pockets.
Colour: Lavender
Label: Elle
Date: Circa 1973