• Short Summary

    THE SHOWINGS OF AUTUMN FASHIONS CONTINUE AND IN PARIS LAST NIGHT (TUESDAY) ONE OF THE SEASONS MOST ECCENTRIC COLLECTION WAS SHOWN AT A CAFE IN THE CITY'S LEFT BANK AREA.

  • Description

    THE SHOWINGS OF AUTUMN FASHIONS CONTINUE AND IN PARIS LAST NIGHT (TUESDAY) ONE OF THE SEASONS MOST ECCENTRIC COLLECTION WAS SHOWN AT A CAFE IN THE CITY'S LEFT BANK AREA.

    THE COLLECTION IS BY KHANH - THE DRESSES WERE DESIGNED BY EMMANUELLE KHANH AND THE ACCESSORIES BY HER HUSBAND NGUYEN KHANH.

    NGUYEN KHANH'S DESIGNS FEATURE BREASTPLATES, MADE OF PLASTIC OF METAL AND COLLARS OF PERSPEX THAT LOOK LIKE NEON TUBING. ONE OF THESE COLLARS EVEN LIGHT UP.

    KHANH SAID HE HOPED TO HAVE BREASTPLATE IN GOLD AND WITH DIAMONDS.

    THE MOST SENSATIONAL DRESS DISPLAYED AT THE SHOWING WAS ONE OF SOFT METALLIC MESH. THE MESH HANGS FROM SMALL SILVER CHAINS AND SILVER BREASTPLATES COMPLETE THE ENSEMBLE.

    THE UNDER GARMENTS INCLUDE BIKINI STYLE PANTS COLOURED SILVER AND MADE OF STRETCH PLASTIC.

    THE OUTFIT WILL SELL FOR 4-THOUSAND DOLLARS.

    ANOTHER UNUSUAL OFFERING WAS A SEAMLESS DRESS OF GREY PLASTIC. IT IS HELD TOGETHER WITH BRASS NAILS.

    NGUYEN KHANH WAS BORN IN VIETNAM. HIS WIFE IS ONE OF FRANCE'S TOP-MOST READY-TO-WEAR DESIGNER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3B6IAW5QW5UBJTY3OW0DFUWB1
    Media URN:
    VLVA3B6IAW5QW5UBJTY3OW0DFUWB1
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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