Synched leather top & skirt

Charmaine Reveley made this cream stonewashed leather top and short with hand detailing while she was a student at Otago Polytechnic. She designed and made the outfit to wear to the Smirnoff International Fashion Awards and, subsequently wore it all the time. Read more about the history of home sewing in the New Zealand Fashion Museum publication Home Sewn.


Credit: Charmaine Reveley
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Charmaine Reveley
Maker: Charmaine Reveley
Manufacturing location: Dunedin
Garment type: Top, skirt
Material: Leather, cotton canvas
Colour: Cream, stonewash grey
Exhibition: Home Sewn: Original New Zealand Fashion (Dunedin 2013)
Date: 2001