Chiffon & wool lace evening gown

Maree di Maru is the name of the boutique opened by Vinka Lucas in Hamilton in the mid 1960s. She later relocated to Auckland where Maree de Maru was located in Auckland. Vinka's labels included Maree de Maru, Vinka Lucas After Five, Vinka Lucas Couture, Vinka Paris and Vinka Brides. 


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Hilaire Field
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Vinka Lucas
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Evening gown
Material: Chiffon, wool lace
Features: Wool lace bodice and a flowing scarf at the back attached at the shoulders.
Colour: Pink, white
Purchase location: Auckland
Label: Marée de Maru
Date: 1970s