Going away minidress & coat

This Elle coat and minidress was worn by Glenise Robertson as part of her 'going away' outfit in March 1970. By 1970, the Hamilton boutique had moved from its original location above a butcher's shop to a roomier space in the Kings Chambers building.

Details

Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Glenise Robertson
Designer: Wendy Ganley
Manufacturing location: Hamilton
Garment type: Coat, minidress
Material: Velvet (coat)
Colour: Orange
Purchase location: Elle Boutique, Kings Chambers, Hamilton
Label: Elle
Date: 1970