Belted dress & necktie

This dress by Joan Talbot of Tarantella was modelled by June Hackett for a Wairakei Rotary fashion parade in 1969. Fashion parades were often organised as fundraisers in the 1950s and 1960s.


Photographer: Michael's Portraits, Thirwell Building, Tutanekai Street, Rotorua
Model June Hackett
Credit: Image courtesy of Christine Talbot
Copyright: All Rights Reserved, Image © Christine Talbot
Designer: Joan Talbot
Manufacturing location: Vulcan Lane, Auckland
Garment type: Dress
Label: Tarantella
Date: 1969