Ladies model the latest practical utility hairstyles.
Women in the news.
Good shots of 1946 fashions, made affordable by using from cotton pile fabric, not wool.
Fashion tips for using scraps of old material, and making two hats out of one.
Mrs Shea prepares her new prefabricated house for her husband's imminent homecoming.
Furrier Mr. Grubert shows off latest in utility furs to customer at London showroom.
A modern hat is contrasted with an Edwardian style hat - modelled by actress Coral Brown.
A look at the new utility dresses designed to be economic and practical.
Item showing how to make new women's clothes and hats out of men's old ones.
Models on catwalk at Autumn Fashion show at Selfridges department store, London.