Velveteen dress with animal print

Robin Royds worked in 1970s Christchurch designing printed fabric garments. This cotton velveteen dress belonged to Anneke Borren. Robin and another fabric printer, Pam Maling, printed a similar silver pattern on a black velvet dress made by Zora Price. 

Details

Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Anneke Borren
Designer: Robin Royds
Manufacturing location: Christchurch
Garment type: Dress
Material: Cotton velveteen
Features: Decorative ribbon on the shoulders and hand-printed fabric.
Colour: Navy blue
Label: Robin Royds
Date: Circa 1975