Linen cape with wooden buttons

This linen jacket is cut with only one sleeve. A cape line, featuring hand-made wooden buttons, drapes the other shoulder. Worn with a matching dress, it was part of Wendy Ganley's first collection. It is labelled Adèle, the name she used before she settled on Elle.


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Designer: Wendy Ganley
Manufacturing location: Hamilton
Garment type: Cape
Material: Linen
Features: One-sleeve, wooden button closure
Colour: Persimmon
Label: Adèle
Date: 1964