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    She walks in beauty. London and Paris. 1950 fashion show by Jacques Fath, at the time considered to be an equal to French fashion giants Balmain and Dior and so one of the big French three.

    London: MV Model descending steps wearing boudoir slippers trimmed with ostrich feathers. LV and GV models parading. CU Foreign buyers. CU Model descending stairs wearing shoe with bare back and ankle-high lacing with old fashioned heel. Gold evening shoe. CU Zoom into dark green town shoes with half saddle flaring away from shoe. MV Pan down from sunshade to bar and down to shoes. CU Town shoes - 'Uptown Bounder' in green hunting calf. CU Braemar tartan bootee and a Scottie.

    Paris: Gown styles. Models arranged on steps. SV Model wearing Canastra. CU Model wearing Canastra, featuring jewellery. MV Models lining steps. SV Model wearing 'Suite en Blanc' white satin gown. MV 'Gisella' white tulle gown, worn by Sylvia. CU 'Gisella' white tulle gown, by Sylvia, showing frills on front. MV Model wearing 'Le Bal' white satin gown. CU Model dressed in 'Apres le Bal' adjusting same.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1950
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    48535
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1488.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:08:00 / 01:07:44:00
    Canister:
    50/75
    Sort Number:
    50/075
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Fashion 50's Fashion Fashion Fashion rocks
  • Stills

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