Two-tone Ultra Suede coat

The owner of this coat, Barbara Brinsley, is well known in Dunedin for her love of fashion and her ability to wear it with flair. Read more about Gus Fisher and the El Jay label in the New Zealand Fashion Museum publication Looking Terrific: The story of El Jay.


Credit: Barbara Brinsley, Dunedin
Maker: El Jay
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Coat
Material: Ultra Suede – polyester / non fibrous polyurethane
Features: The contrast colour highlights the scallop-edges of the coat
Label: El Jay
Date: Circa 1982