Floral print nightdress and negligee
Rachel Stace wore these 1930s garments in the 1970s. Vintage nightdresses and gowns were often hand-dyed and sold as dresses in the markets. Read more about 1970s fashion in the New Zealand Fashion Museum publication The Age of Aquarius: A 70s Revolution in Fashion.
Garment loan courtesy of Rachel Stace
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Rayon with cotton lace (nightdress), rayon with cotton lace trim (negligee)
Negligee is hand-dyed purple, buttons are lace covered
Purple (negligee), pink, blue, green and mauve floral print (nightdress)