• Short Summary

    AN ASTONISHING VARIETY OF GARMENTS WERE DISPLAYED IN LONDON TODAY (MONDAY) AT A PREVIEW OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST LEATHER AND SUEDE FASHION SHOW.

  • Description

    1.
    SV 3 MODELS - TWO, WITH TROUSER SUITS, THIRD WITH COAT
    0.09

    2.
    CU TILT DOWN TROUSER SUIT
    0.14

    3.
    CU REMAINING TWO MODELS - TILT DOWN COAT AND SUIT
    0.23

    4.
    SV MODEL TO CAMERA DISPLAYS - "FROU-FROU" EVENING COAT WITH MATCHING BLACK MID-CALF EVENING DRESS
    0.36

    5.
    CU MODEL TILT TO CUT HANDWORK LIKE LACE
    0.42

    6.
    MV TILT FROM HEM TO BODICE
    0.48

    7.
    SV MALE MODEL WITH GIRL MODEL. GIRL WEARING BLUE TROUSER SUIT, WITH DIVIDED SKIRT, AND MAN WEARING MIDNIGHT BLUE SUEDE DINNER JACKET
    0.57

    8.
    CU DINNER SUIT TROUSERS PAN TO HEM OF GIRL'S TROUSER-SUIT
    1.01

    9.
    CU GIRL TILT TO HIGH NECKLINE
    1.07

    10.
    CU DETAIL OF EMBROIDERY ON DIVIDED SKIRT
    1.11

    11.
    CU MAN TO MV BOTH WALK OFF
    1.22

    12.
    SV MODEL WEARING DOUBLE BREASTED SEMI-FITTED COAT IN EMERALD GREEN SUEDE WITH BLACK SABLE COLLAR AND CUFFS.
    1.26

    13.
    CU FUR DETAIL
    1.30

    14.
    MV TILT DOWN ENSEMBLE AND WALK OFF
    1.40

    15.
    LV MAN AND GIRL LOOK AT ROOSEVELT STATUE
    1.45

    16.
    MV BOTH WEARING NAVY BLUE REEFER JACKET IN DOMESTIC SHEEPSKIN AND WHITE LEATHER TROUSERS
    1.50

    17.
    CU MAN'S COLLAR TILT DOWN JACKET
    1.57

    18.
    CU GIRL TILT DOWN HER JACKET
    2.04

    19.
    CU FOOTWEAR
    2.06

    20.
    SV BOTH WALK TO CAMERA AND OFF SCREEN
    2.13



    Initials AK/V/JF/PC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AN ASTONISHING VARIETY OF GARMENTS WERE DISPLAYED IN LONDON TODAY (MONDAY) AT A PREVIEW OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST LEATHER AND SUEDE FASHION SHOW. MORE THAN 1,000 RETAIL BUYERS ARE EXPECTED TO SEE THE SHOW AND PALACE LARGE ORDERS FOR CLOTHES MADE IN A MATERIAL WHICH IS IMMENSELY POPULAR IN BRITAIN.

    BUYERS SAW THAT LEATHER AND SUEDE HAS SOMETHING EXCITING TO OFFER THE FASHION CONSCIOUS WOMAN OR MAN. THE VERSATILITY OF LEATHER WAS SHOWN IN A WIDE RANGE OF CLOTHES. THERE WERE SKI AND SKATING OUTFITS, SPORTS SUITS: YET BREAKING NEW GROUND COCKTAIL DRESSES AND THEATRE COATS, EVENING GOWNS AND PLEATED SKIRTS.

    LEATHER HAS BECOME POPULAR IF ONLY BECAUSE RECENTLY EVOLVED DYEING PROCESSES NOW GIVE THE MATERIAL A KALEIDOSCOPE OF COLOUR FROM VIBRANT PRIMARY COLOURS TO DELICATE PASTELS. MANY OF THE SKINS CAN EVEN WASHED, WHILE DRY-CLEANING IS A MUCH MORE SIMPLE PROCESS NOW THROUGH NEW TANNING TECHNIQUES.

    SHEEP PROVIDE THE MAIN SOURCE OF FASHION LEATHER. A BREED OF SOUTH AFRICAN SHEEP WHICH GROWS HAIR RATHER THAN WOOL IS PARTICULARLY GOOD FOR SOFT DRAPING GARMENTS.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE7BBGZM78RY97LM3OL8097TX9
    Media URN:
    VLVAE7BBGZM78RY97LM3OL8097TX9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment