Ecru linen coatdress & pillbox hat

This coatdress and pillbox hat was designed by Barbara Herrick of Babs Radon in 1964. That same year, Barbara won the Silver Shears for racewear for another ensemble made from linen - a dress and coat with a cape collar.


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Barbara Herrick
Copyright: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 New Zealand License
Designer: Barbara Herrick
Manufacturing location: 22 Chancery Street, Auckland
Garment type: Coatdress, hat
Material: Ecru linen
Features: The dress has bound buttonholes and matching handmade self fabric covered buttons.
Colour: Cream
Label: Babs Radon
Date: 1964