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    AT LONDON'S MAYFAIR HOTEL, A PREVIEW WAS GIVEN TODAY (WEDNESDAY) OF BRITISH AUTUMN FASHIONS WHICH WILL BE SHOWN IN PARIS ON APRIL 27.

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    AT LONDON'S MAYFAIR HOTEL, A PREVIEW WAS GIVEN TODAY (WEDNESDAY) OF BRITISH AUTUMN FASHIONS WHICH WILL BE SHOWN IN PARIS ON APRIL 27.

    UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE BRITISH FASHION EXPORT GROUP AND WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT, 19 LEADING BRITISH FASHION HOUSES WILL FOR THE FIRST TIME EXHIBIT THEIR CREATIONS AT THE "SALON INTERNATIONAL DU PRET-A-PORTER FEMININ".SALES MADE THROUGH THIS PARIS SHOW ARE EXPECTED TO ADD CONSIDERABLY TO THE GBP10 MILLION PER ANNUM WHICH MEMBERS OF THE INDUSTRY EXPORT FROM BRITAIN.

    THE COLLECTION TO BE SHOWN IN PARIS WILL BE EXCLUSIVELY IN COURTELLE AND COURTELLE BLENDED MATERIALS.IT IS CONSIST OF TAILORED COATS, CAPES AND SUITS WITH FUR COLLARS, EVENING DRESSES, AND DAY DRESSES IN A VARIETY OF WOVEN CLOTHS AND NOVELTY JERSEY FABRICS.PRICES ARE AT A HIGHLY COMPETITIVE LEVEL.

    AT TODAY'S PREVIEW, THE HOUSE OF MANDELL FEATURED AN IRIDESCENT BROCADE EVENING GOWN SELLING AT 30 GUINEAS (88 DOLLARS).A CHECKED TWEED COAT BY AUBREY SEGAL IS ABOUT HALF THE PRICE.

    PEGGY FRENCH, SPECIALIZING IN DRESS AND COAT ENSEMBLES FOR ALL OCCASIONS, SHOWED A WHITE LACE ENSEMBLE, AT 29 1/2 GUINEAS.AND FROM LADYCOURT OF LONDON, LONG-STANDING EXPORTERS TO EUROPE, THE UNITED STATES AND COMMONWEALTH.A LACK VELVET EVENING GOWN FOR 23 1/2 GUINEAS (70 DOLLARS).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEBN4ICAJ6PHVS9WXB0BUFQAMH
    Media URN:
    VLVAEBN4ICAJ6PHVS9WXB0BUFQAMH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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