• Short Summary

    TWO OF ITALY'S LEADING FASHION DESIGNERS EXHIBITED THEIR LATEST CREATIONS TO AN ENTHUSIASTIC AUDIENCE AT TOKYO'S HILTON HOTEL.

  • Description

    TWO OF ITALY'S LEADING FASHION DESIGNERS EXHIBITED THEIR LATEST CREATIONS TO AN ENTHUSIASTIC AUDIENCE AT TOKYO'S HILTON HOTEL.

    RUSSIAN-BORN PRINCESS IRENE GALITZINE, WHO HAS HER OWN FASHION HOUSE, AND FASUTINO GONZALEZ, CHIEF DESIGNER OF THE FLORENCE HOUSE OF "LUCREZIA", INTRIGUED AN AUDIENCE OF 2,000 WITH THEIR NEW IDEAS.

    THE MAJORITY OF THE ITEMS MODELLED WERE MADE OF JAPANESE RAYON AND OTHER CONVENTIONAL MATERIALS.

    PRINCESS GALITZINE CONCENTRATED MAINLY ON THE TYPE OF DRESS LIKELY TO BE ATTRACTIVE TO THE AVERAGE JAPANESE WOMAN, MAKING THE BEST USE OF COTTON, SILK AND RAYON, WHILE SIGNOR GONZALEZ KEPT WITHIN HIS USUAL METIER OF SPORTIVE FASHION FOR THE BEACH OR SWIMMING POOL, WITH THE ACCENT ON YOUTH.

    THE SHOW, ATTENDED BY JAPANESE FASHION DESIGNERS AND CLOTHING MANUFACTURERS, WAS POPULAR WITH JAPANESE WOMEN WHO TEND MORE AND MORE TO DISCARD THEIR CONVENTIONAL NATIONAL DRESS AND ADOPT THE CHIC STYLES SO POPULAR IN EUROPE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA96MZGGEUJNBZJW5FDKD4HCTPX
    Media URN:
    VLVA96MZGGEUJNBZJW5FDKD4HCTPX
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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