Two-tone ultrasuede coat

The owner of this coat, Barbara Brinsley, is well known in Dunedin for her love of fashion and her ability to wear it with flair. Read more about Gus Fisher and the El Jay label in the New Zealand Fashion Museum publication Looking Terrific: The story of El Jay.


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Barbara Brinsley
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Maker: El Jay
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Coat
Material: Ultrasuede – polyester / non fibrous polyurethane
Features: The contrast colour highlights the scallop-edges of the coat
Label: El Jay
Date: Circa 1982