Virgo evening gown

Peggie Wilson won the Benson & Hedges Gold Rose Award in 1965 for this evening gown, which she called 'Virgo'. She was inspired by “the simplicity, balance and beauty of nature” when she designed the gown.

Details

Credit: Courtesy of Peggie Wilson
Designer: Peggie Wilson
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Evening gown
Material: White wool georgette
Label: Peggie Wilson
Date: 1965