• Short Summary

    THE LATEST COLLECTION OF THE CHILDREN'S CLOTHING DESIGNER, MISS KIKI BYRNE, WENT ON SHOW IN LONDON TODAY (THURSDAY) BEFORE BEING SENT TO THE UNITED STATES FOR DISPLAY IN NEW YORK FOR NEARLY TWO WEEKS BEGINNING NEXT TUESDAY.

  • Description

    THE LATEST COLLECTION OF THE CHILDREN'S CLOTHING DESIGNER, MISS KIKI BYRNE, WENT ON SHOW IN LONDON TODAY (THURSDAY) BEFORE BEING SENT TO THE UNITED STATES FOR DISPLAY IN NEW YORK FOR NEARLY TWO WEEKS BEGINNING NEXT TUESDAY. THE 28-YEARS-OLD MISS BYRNE, WHO IS FROM NORWAY, IS DESCRIBED AS LONDON'S MOST "SWITCHED ON" DESIGNER FOR CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS.

    THE RANGE OR GARMENTS INCLUDES BETWEEN 80 AND 100 ALL MADE WITH ACRILAN. THE GARMENTS ARE MOSTLY OF WOVEN FABRICS BUT IN ADDITION THERE ARE ABOUT HALF A DOZEN KNITTED GARMENTS WITH MATCHING STOCKINGS, ALSO IN ACRILAN - A HIGHLY POPULAR MATERIAL AMONG TEENAGERS. THE CLOTHING IS MADE BY ALEXANDER GREEN OF LONDON.

    MISS BYRNE'S FIRST COLLECTION FOR ALEXANDER GREEN WAS SHOWN LAST AUTUMN AND WAS ACCLAIMED BY THE BRITISH PRESS AS A BREAKTHROUGH IN STYLING IN THE BRITISH CHILDREN'S WEAR MARKET. THIS YEAR'S COLLECTION, IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE IN OUR FILM, INCLUDES:
    A SHORT-SLEEVED SHIFT DRESS OF ACRILAN AND WOOL FLANNEL. THE DRESS IN A PLAIN CAMEL SHADE WITH STRIPED TONING BODICE AND MANDARIN COLLAR.

    A SILVER GREY PIN-TUCKED DRESS WITH RUFFLED COLLAR AND CUFFS IN ACRILAN AND WOOL. THE COLOURS RUN IN TWO DIRECTIONS.

    A BOTTLE GREEN AND RED FOOTBALL-STRIPED SWEATER DRESS ALL IN ACRILAN. POLO NECK IN GREEN WITH MATCHING OPTIONAL BELT.

    A PLEATED DRESS IN GREY AND WHITE "PRINCE OF WALES" CHECK OF ACRILAN AND WOOL, WITH LONG SLEEVES. THE BELT AT THE HIP HAS A SILVER BUCKLE WITH MATCHING BUTTONS ON THE CUFFS. THE COLLAR IS WHITE CHOCHETED ACRILAN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA55FY95J6F7Q9D2LWNP67X6V7N
    Media URN:
    VLVA55FY95J6F7Q9D2LWNP67X6V7N
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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