Top & capri pants with pagoda pockets

Kim Smith used to fly standby to Wellington ($48 return) to see her sister. Svelt was a cream, tent-like shop with two rails of one-off designs. "They were delicious."

Details

Credit: Loan courtesy of Kim Smith.
Designer: Kerrie Hughes and Di Jennings
Manufacturing location: Wellington
Garment type: Top, pants
Material: Cotton
Features: Boat neck top with a V at the back, capri pants with pagoda pockets
Colour: White, tan, lavender check
Purchase location: Svelt, Cuba St, Wellington
Label: Svelt
Date: 1981