MS of an old Chinese man, he is dressed in ceremonial clothes, pan to CU of a collection of richly coloured and embroidered silk garments which he is holding in his hand and which are piled on the floor. He opens the garments with his hand to demonstrate the beauty of the colouring...
Making silk - the process is shown from the worms eating Mulberry leaves to the finished garments.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories in CP 605.
Beautiful butterflies are reared at this butterfly farm in Kent.
Film which shows the craft of making "cameos" - fashion accessories for the hair and waist.
Footage of silk making at farm in Lullingstone in Kent.
Top Paris models at Spring Silk fashion show in Nice.
Part of a documentary film about the farming of silk worms in Kashmir.
Models showing the Japanese fashions in Melbourne, Australia.