Drop-waist dress & sash

From 1979, Marilyn Sainty sold her designs in Scotties – the store she co-owned with Sonja Batt. Scotties opened in a ground floor space on Queen St before relocating to Blake St in Ponsonby in 1988.


Credit: Courtesy of Jan Kelly
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Marilyn Sainty
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Dress
Material: Brushed cotton
Features: The dress has a layered skirt and double sleeves that can be worn in a variety of ways.
Colour: Khaki, carnelian
Purchase location: Scotties, Queen Street, Auckland
Label: Marilyn Sainty
Date: Circa 1985