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FABRIC PICTURES

Fabric Pictures (1958)

Colourful artworks are made from fabric by artist Eugenie Alexander.

PERFECT MATCH

Perfect Match (1968)

Fabulous 1968 designs for wallpaper and curtains are followed through to the...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 722 - THE BRITISH LEGION aka PROFILE OF REMEMBRANCE -...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 722 - The British Legion AKA Profile Of Remembrance -... (1968)

Out...

GLASS FABRIC

Glass Fabric (1944)

Glass fibre is made into material to be used in insulating blankets and wadding.

UNIQUE FACTORY PRINTS FABRICS  aka FABRIC PAINTING IN AUSTRALIA

Unique Factory Prints Fabrics AKA Fabric Painting In Australia (1940-1945)

Nancy Mackenzie and Mrs...

'MISS FRANCE' IS A TEACHER

'miss France' Is A Teacher (1963)

French teacher Muguette Fabrice wins Miss France competition.

STAIN & WATER REPELLENT CLOTH

Stain & Water Repellent Cloth (1956)

A man pours tomato juice over a pretty girl's dress to test a new...

FABRIC STORY

Fabric Story (1957)

Terrifying film about using the same fabric for clothes, curtains and furniture.

AIR-HOUSE aka AITC HOUSE

Air-House AKA Aitc House (1960)

A nylon air-house is constructed to shelter building work in Hampton,...

CARPETS beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Carpets Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1955)

Story of Carpets in the West Country

MAGIC DYES aka A NEW INVENTION FOR TEXTILES

Magic Dyes AKA A New Invention For Textiles (1957)

An item about a new way of dying fabric: colours...

DOG'S WOOL

Dog's Wool (1966)

Barbara White weaves cardigans from excess hair taken from her Pyrenean sheep dogs.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 599 - reel 2 of 2 - SPECIALIST BAKERY aka ROYAL BAKERY...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 599 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Specialist Bakery AKA Royal Bakery... (1966)

Cuts...

SILK FARM

Silk Farm (1966)

Making silk - the process is shown from the worms eating Mulberry leaves to the finished...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 684 - reel 1 of 2 - ISLANDS IN THE SUN aka NEW...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 684 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Islands In The Sun AKA New... (1968)

Out takes...

LANCASHIRE'S COTTON PAGEANT

Lancashire's Cotton Pageant (1932)

Children dressed as cotton plantation show textile workers about...

THE SOVEREIGN aka SAIL MAKING

The Sovereign AKA Sail Making (1963)

We see people constructing sails for the yacht Sovereign which...

King George V and Queen Mary

King George V And Queen Mary (1914-1918)

Footage of the King and Queen in the north of England ?

King George V and Queen Mary Visit Women Factory Workers

King George V And Queen Mary Visit Women Factory Workers (1915-1918)

Footage of the King and Queen in...

CHEF OFF DUTY

Chef Off Duty (1957)

Famous chef and war hero Marius Sylvain Dutray paints flowers on silk and similar...

NATURE DESIGNS IN FABRIC

Nature Designs In Fabric (1957)

A designer uses images from nature, such as tree bark, to inspire...

REGALIA

Regalia (1962)

An item about a company which makes regalia for the Armed Forces and Parliament among...

OUT TAKES / CUTS  FROM CP 318 - SHIP FASHIONS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 318 - Ship Fashions (1961)

Out takes (Rushes, cuts) for the stories...

RUMANIAN FOLK DANCE aka RUMANIAN FOLK LORE

Rumanian Folk Dance AKA Rumanian Folk Lore (1961)

A look at some aspects of Rumanian life including...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 362 - RUMANIAN FOLK DANCE aka RUMANIAN FOLK LORE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 362 - Rumanian Folk Dance AKA Rumanian Folk Lore (1961)

RUMANIAN...

FRUIT FASHIONS

Fruit Fashions (1963)

Fashion designer Charles William-Davis takes his inspiration from fruit and...

KASHMIR

Kashmir (1966)

Travelogue item showing the long journey of Kashmir wool from Himalayan goats to chic...

SWIMSUIT FASHIONS

Swimsuit Fashions (1957)

Swimsuit fashion show held in factory canteen.

SILKWORMS

Silkworms (1957)

A story about a silk farm and the processes involved in its manufacture.

DONEGAL TWEED

Donegal Tweed (1957)

A look at the process of hand weaving tweed in Donegal.

PLASTIC DOLLS aka DOLL MAKING

Plastic Dolls AKA Doll Making (1957)

A story about a housewife who makes plastic dolls to sell and...

FABRIC TESTS

Fabric Tests (1957)

The Retail Trading Standards Association demonstrate some of the rigorous tests...

TABLE TENNIS STAR DESIGNER

Table Tennis Star Designer (1960)

Dolls clothes designed and produced by table tennis stars Peggy...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 311 - TOUGH STOCKINGS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 311 - Tough Stockings (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for "TOUGH...

TOUGH STOCKINGS

Tough Stockings (1960)

Lovely film about the making of super-strong but sheer nylon stockings at a...

SHIP FASHIONS

Ship Fashions (1961)

Beautiful fashions modelled on board SS Oriana in Southampton Docks.

KEDLESTON HALL aka STATELY HOME

Kedleston Hall AKA Stately Home (1962)

Lord and Lady Scarsdale join in the upkeep of their stately...

HIDDEN ZIP

Hidden Zip (1962)

Remploy Ltd. has developed an invisible zip that has revolutionised women's clothing. ...

FASCINATION AND CONTRASTS

Fascination And Contrasts (1965)

Travelogue item looking at both industry and tourism in Ireland.

THE BRITISH LEGION aka PROFILE OF REMEMBRANCE - THE BRITISH LEGION

The British Legion AKA Profile Of Remembrance - The British Legion (1968)

Closer look at one...

BRITISH WOOL FASHIONS

British Wool Fashions (1953)

Top fashion houses display their latest creations - all made of wool.

ROYAL VISIT TO TEXTILE INDUSTRIAL CENTRES

Royal Visit To Textile Industrial Centres (1914-1918)

King George V and Queen Mary visit textile factory...

RAINCOAT FASHIONS

Raincoat Fashions (1956)

Outdoor fashion shoot which greets the rain with giggle - Raincoat fashion...

CUTS / OUT TAKES FROM CP 370 - SCHOOLBOYS' EXHIBITION, REGALIA and GREEK DANCERS

Cuts / Out Takes From Cp 370 - Schoolboys' Exhibition, Regalia And Greek Dancers (1962)

Out...

WEST COAST OF IRELAND

West Coast Of Ireland (1965)

This travelogue item visits various rural and industrial locations in...

THE CITY OF LONDON reel 1

The City Of London Reel 1 (1951)

Documentary tracing the history of the City of London and variety of...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 378 - FLOATING HOTEL aka TRANSVAAL CASTLE, POP STAR'S...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 378 - Floating Hotel AKA Transvaal Castle, Pop Star's... (1962)

Out...

STOLEN FROM MEN

Stolen From Men (1962)

Shocking 60's fashion - green, white, golden nail polish, Mary Quant dresses,...

NYLON FAIR 1958

Nylon Fair 1958 (1958)

Fabulous frocks, negligees, stockings, anoraks, nightwear etc. all made of Nylon!