Full-length hand-printed dress

Fanny Buss was a Christchurch-based textile designer. She was noted for her block-printed textiles from which she made a range of garments and accessories. 

Details

Credit: Courtesy of Helen Holmes
Designer: Fanny Buss
Manufacturing location: Christchurch
Garment type: Full-length dress
Material: Hand dyed habutai silk
Features: The dress is hand-printed with a Māori spiral motif in a darker shade of blue and khaki grey.
Colour: Irregular dyed light blue
Label: Fanny Buss
Date: 1970s