• Short Summary

    AN EXHIBITION OF MEN'S CLOTHING OPENED AT LONDON'S DESIGN CENTRE TODAY. CLOTHING ON SHOW RANGES?

  • Description

    1.
    GV HAYMARKET, LONDON PAN TO DESIGN CENTRE
    0.05

    2.
    CU DESIGN CENTRE SIGN
    0.07

    3.
    GV PAN..INTERIOR AND VISITORS
    0.12

    4.
    SV CLOTHING ON FRENCH STAND
    0.14

    5.
    CU CAP, PAN..TO PULLOVER IN VICUNA, COST GBP50.
    0.20

    6.
    MV BEACH SHIRT
    0.22

    7.
    CU DITTO
    0.24

    8.
    MV DINNER JACKET
    0.28

    9.
    MV "SLACKING SUIT" WITH CHECK TOP-COAT
    0.31

    10.
    CU PAN..DETAIL ABOVE ITEMS
    0.35

    11.
    MV LEISURE JACKET ON SCANDINAVIAN STAND
    0.37

    12.
    CU LEISURE JACKET WITH SUEDED SHEEPSKIN COAT
    0.43

    13.
    MV PAN..ITALIAN DISPLAY
    0.49

    14.
    CU SIX-BUTTON DINNER JACKET ON ITALIAN STAND
    0.52

    15.
    MV MAN LOOKS AT UNDERWEAR MADE FOR MAO TSE-TUNG
    0.57

    16.
    CU PAN..PANTS TO MAN EXAMINING UNDERWEAR
    1.03

    17.
    GV VISITORS LOOKING AT SHOW
    1.07


    DESIGN CENTRE; CLOTHING ON FRENCH STAND; SCANDINAVIAN STAND; ITALIAN STAND; UNDERWEAR MADE FOR MAO TSE-TUNG.




    Initials GEM/V/JF/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AN EXHIBITION OF MEN'S CLOTHING OPENED AT LONDON'S DESIGN CENTRE TODAY. CLOTHING ON SHOW RANGES FROM A PAIR OF SOCKS TO A PULLOVER COSTING MORE THEN GBP50.

    THE SHOW WAS STAGED BY THE BRITISH MENSWEAR GUILD AND THE COUNCIL OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN. THE CLOTHING WAS CHOSEN TO SHOW THE RANGE OF COLOUR, WEIGHT, CLOTH, PATTERN AND STYLING PRODUCED IN BRITAIN TO MEET THE DIFFERENT NEEDS OF EIGHTY EXPORT MARKETS. EXPORT OF MEN'S CLOTHING FROM BRITAIN ARE NOW WORTH GBP15 MILLION A YEAR.

    THE SHOW IS SPLIT INTO SECTIONS DEVOTED TO VARIOUS MARKET. REPRESENTED ARE BRITAIN, AMERICA, SCANDINAVIA, FRANCE AND ITALY. AMONG THE CAPS AND SHIRTS ON THE FRENCH STAND IS A PULLOVER MADE FROM VICUNA AND SELLING AT MORE THAN GBP50. THE EXHIBITS ON THE FRENCH STAND ARE INTENDED FOR DAY AND EVENING WEAR IN PARIS AND THE SOUTH OF FRANCE.

    THE SCANDINAVIAN STAND HAS CLOTHING DESIGNED FOR WINTER WEAR. AND THE ITALIAN AND AMERICAN SECTIONS SHOW DESIGNS FOR BOTH FORMAL AND LEISURE WEAR. ALSO ON SHOW IS UNDERWEAR FOR MAO TSE-TUNG, THE CHINESE LEADER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3QSW1X2HDZR4K1G67LPLQI20D
    Media URN:
    VLVA3QSW1X2HDZR4K1G67LPLQI20D
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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