Dress - Prue Acton, `Patch', Blue & White, circa 1975 Reg. No: SH 942032
- This dress was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L circa 1975. According to donor, it was part of the popular 'patch' range, which were top sellers in the 1970s.
- Off-the-shoulder style midi-length blue patch dress. The neckline has a wide ruffle in white on navy pinspots and thin shoulder straps with blue beads at ends. The skirt falls from the gathered neckline and is made up of floral,check and striped ruffled patches in shades of blue.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||109.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Label inside back collar: Prue Acton/ AUSTRALIA
Labels sewn into CB neckline: 11, 35
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), 1973-1975|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1973-1975|