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    Various mute colour out-takes / cuts from material covering a Nylon trade fair / fashion show.

    Colourful designs for swimwear / swimsuits are shown by models. Day wear designs in black and white are modelled. Evening wear in black and white materials are shown off. Dresses with floral prints. Various frilly nylon nighties are displayed in frames. Other goods made from nylon are shown. More swimwear. Gloves. A bright yellow evening gown. A nylon housecoat. Fake fur coats and hats. More dresses are put on show. VS of knitted nylon garments. More evening gowns. VS of woman modelling clothes sitting in large shell in undersea styled area.

    Exterior shots of women in fake fur being taken away on horsedrawn sleigh - there is a distinct lack of snow.

    More outfits are modelled. More shots of Cossack style fake furs. More beach and swimming costumes.

    Various evening garments are laid out - Models cast an eye over the designs. More day wear is shown off to the camera. VS of night wear - a model wearing a short babydoll nightie gets into bed. CU nylon sheets and bedding. CU model pretending to be asleep.

    VS of stands showing off different clothes.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
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    Available on request
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    Time in/Out:
    01:33:07:00 / 01:45:35:00
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  • Appears in...

    Fashion & Music Trade & Industry Lifestyle & Culture
    World Fairs in Colour Untitled Viewspace SLEEPING BEAUTY 50's Fashion Unworn Clothes group Documentaries (1976) Documentary warning Long documentary A detailed look
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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