Cream satin wedding dress with a double train

Patricia Bosley had five fittings for her wedding dress, which was made by Vinka Lucas. It cost the equivalent of five weeks' salary at the time but she remembers she felt like a princess wearing the dress.

Details

Credit: Loan courtesy of Patricia Bosley
Designer: Vinka Lucas
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Wedding dress
Material: Satin
Colour: Cream
Purchase location: Queens Arcade, Auckland
Label: Vinka Lucas
Date: 1963