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    Latest in hand painted nylon fashions, Oxford Street London.

    L/Ss Girls at work. C/U Girl putting stocking on dummy leg (stands leg up in bracket and starts to paint). C/U Girl painting outline of butterfly on stocking. M/S Second girl painting on stocking. M/S Two girls painting on stockings, second girl in foreground. C/U Second girl painting the initials A.R. C/U Man painting. C/U Man's subject which is a bunch of flowers. C/U First girl finishing off butterfly on stocking. C/U Butterfly being finished. L/S Table. Girl finishes painting butterfly passes dummy leg to assistant. M/S Assistant places dummy leg with stocking on shelf amongst other stockings and gloves etc. also hand painted.

    C/U Hand painted stockings and gloves etc. on shelf amongst other gloves and stockings etc. - Dissolve to C/U of real leg with butterfly painted stocking, walks out of picture. Leg with cocktail glasses painted on, walks in. M/S Girls parading (commentator says the models names are Sylvia and Bettina on dais wearing hand painted stockings. M/S Audience. C/U Two ladies (one of the ladies is Miss Thomson Carmichael). M/S Girl putting on stocking. Initials are painted on this stocking. L/S Girl finishes putting on stocking. Puts skirt down, looks at herself in mirror. Girl walking onto rostrum. C/U Bettina as she walks onto rostrum, she pauses to show initials on stocking.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:31:00 / 01:43:13:00
    NP 411
    Sort Number:
    NP 411
  • Appears in...

    Fashion & Music Trade & Industry Lifestyle & Culture
    FASHION TRENDS 1939 - 54 nylon Swimsuits 2015
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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