Tea timer set

Hawaiian influenced, tea timer sets were popular in New Zealand in the late 1950s and early 1960s. They comprised of a tight-fitting, tailored sleeveless top with a short mandarin collar worn with a matching pant. This one is modelled by Glenda Roberts.


Photographer: Unknown
Model Glenda Roberts
Credit: Image from Evening Post, 26 March 1960, courtesy of Alexander Turnbull Library, Ref: EP/1960/1072-F
Copyright: Unknown
Designer: Unknown
Garment type: Top and pant ensemble
Features: The sleeveless top is tailored and has a short mandarin collar.
Label: Unknown
Date: 1960