Long green dress with butterfly sleeves

Christine Bell bought this Carena dress to wear to a fruit growers dinner and ball. Carena was manufactured by Dandy Sales Division, which was located at 27 St Kevin's Arcade, Karangahape Road, Auckland. Their label was described as: "Blouses, slacks, skirts, sportswear, suits and frocks. We cater from fashion teens to matrons' styles."


Credit: Loan courtesy of Christine Bell
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Jill Maxine
Garment type: Evening gown
Colour: Green
Purchase location: Hamilton
Label: Carena
Date: Circa 1973