Softly draped head-hugging hat

Wynne Fallwell was a milliner at Fleur Millinery, a subsidiary of manufacturer Ross & Glendining. When the Dunedin-based manufacturer closed in 1965, he took over the workroom staff and began a model range called Mr Wyn Originals.


Credit: Photo by Auckland Star, photographer unknown, courtesy of Lacey Graham, Twinset & Pearls Estate Clearance Specialists.
Copyright: Photo © Olwyn Fallwell, All rights reserved.
Designer: Wynne Fallwell
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Hat
Features: The hat features jewelled ornamentation.
Label: Fleur Millinery or Mr Wyn Originals
Date: 1960s