The label, Lorna Cooper by Selby, was made by W Selby & Co, a manufacturer located at 83-85 Buchan Street in Christchurch. Selby wholesaled to department stores and dress stores across the country.
Garment loan courtesy of Across the Board
CC BY 4.0 International Licence
83-85 Buchan Street, Christchurch.
The dress has bracelet-length sleeves and it would have originally had a self-fabric belt. It has been shortened as you can see by the deep hem.
Styled by Lorna Cooper for Selby