Marilyn Sainty set up the boutique Starkers in Sydney in 1968. She returned to New Zealand in the early 1970s where she continued to design and make under the Starkers label, now made in New Zealand.
Garment loan courtesy of Wendy Ganley
Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Cotton polyester knit jersey
The yoke and sleeves of this dress are cut in one piece without shoulder seams. It is finished with narrow bands and a printed flower motif.
Elle and the Youthquake: The changing face of fashion (Auckland, October 2014)