Asymmetric wool dress with pleated skirt

Bruce Papas worked from home in the late 1970s and 1980s, sewing his designs at his dining room table in Titirangi, Auckland. He worked under the label 'Bruce Papas Model'. Read more about Bruce Papas in the New Zealand Fashion Museum publication, A Certain Style.


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 2000.61.20
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Bruce Papas
Manufacturing location: Titirangi, Auckland
Garment type: Dress
Material: Wool
Features: The dress is constructed to resemble a blazer and skirt.
Colour: Cream
Label: Bruce Papas Model
Date: Circa 1973