Ches Pritchard made this tuxedo for Cecilie Geary to wear to Fashion Quarterly’s 15th birthday celebration at the Auckland City Art Gallery in 1995. The tuxedo was a key evening look that year, worn with red lips and nails, black courts with high heels and, if you owned a pair, diamond earrings.
Garment loan courtesy of Cecilie Geary
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Wool crepe, satin
The suit has a semi-fitted jacket and straight-leg pants (both fully lined), a satin notched collar, satin-covered buttons, satin-bound pockets.