Bright pink mini coat

Wendy Ganley made this pink coat in the workroom of Elle Boutique in Hamilton. She wore it to her sister Sheryl's wedding in 1969 with an orange dress and orange shoes. "I have always loved and worked with colour."


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Wendy Hall (née Ganley)
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Wendy Ganley
Manufacturing location: Hamilton
Garment type: Coat
Material: Dupion silk
Features: The coat has horizontal and vertical pin tuck detailing. It features self-covered buttons and a contrast cut faux belt.
Colour: Bright pink
Label: Elle
Date: 1969