Rib knitted dress with a collar

New Zealand Knitted Wear was founded in 1928 by Arthur Briggs Joplin. Also manufacturing under the label Braemorn, the company produced award-winning knitwear until it closed in 1978. 


Credit: Photo by Clifton Firth, courtesy of Sir George Grey Special Collections.
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Designer: Unknown
Garment type: Dress
Material: Wool
Features: The dress features a collar and large buttons on the bodice. It has leg-of-mutton sleeves.
Label: New Zealand Knitted Wear
Date: 1940s