Pussy bow blouse & leather skirt

Gus Fisher, the owner of Auckland garment manufacturing business El Jay, was the exclusive owner of the licence to produce Christian Dior garments in New Zealand. The quality of the production from the house of El Jay is legendary and Gus never lost the Dior licence. In the 1980s Brigid Brock was known for her high-fashion leatherwear.

Details

Credit: Garment loans courtesy of Fredericka Dale Hackett-Himmel (blouse) and Megan Wildermoth (skirt)
Designer: Marc Bohan (blouse), Brigid Brock (skirt)
Manufacturing location: Kingston Street, Auckland (blouse)
Garment type: Skirt, blouse
Material: Leather (skirt)
Colour: White (blouse), grey (skirt)
Label: Christian Dior Prêt-à-porter by El Jay (blouse), Brigid Brock (skirt)
Date: 1980s