WOMEN OF FASHION (Reel 2)
Archive footage of the history of women's fashion, starting with two women wearing the early fashions after the first world war. A women in a fabulous black ensemble uses her umbrella as a walking support because the bottom of her dress is so tight....
Barbara Hepworth, Leonard Fuller and Bernard Leach are some of the artists of St. Ives Art colony.
Stories in this item include road sweeping in France and footage of Austrian figure skating champions.
Evening school for amateur yachtsmen on the Cutty Sark, Greenwich, London.
Amateur Figure Skating Championships of Great Britain from Empire Pools, Wembley.
Competitors on the ice during the Amateur Figure Skating Championships of Great Britain
A fashion show by Linda Leigh for the larger lady. Scenes in her design studio. Archive footage showing fashion in the 1800's.
Girl skates on indoor ice rink, then speaks to camera (mute).