• Short Summary

    Clothes made of a new fabric containing metal are presented at London Fashion Show.

  • Description

    Charles Street, London.

    Clothes made of the new lurex metallic yarn (fabric that contains metal) were shown at London Fashion Week. GV. A group of models in Far Eastern dress with Western adaptations. SV. Two models together. CU. Muff carried by model No 34, camera tilts up to reveal girl smiling. CV. Panning down brocade raincoat the other girl is wearing. TV. Models No's 23 and 28 wearing evening gowns in pink and gold by Norman Hartnell. CV. Model No 23, camera pans over to model No 28. GV. The skirt part of both dresses - quite glamorous. GV. Model No 6 wearing short evening dress and matching coat by Jacques Fath, she opens her coat to reveal dress below. SV. The back of the coat. She turns round and wraps the coat around her. GV. Girls No's 13 and 15 together - one is wearing evening dress and shawl and another a cocktail suit. No. 13 puts on her shawl. CV. Model No 13, No 15 is still fastening shawl. SV. Model No 15. Feet of the two models - camera tilts up to models No 30 and No 31 - one is wearing a silver lame swimsuit, another wearing pyjamas. GV. The back of girl No 41, wearing a black and white tweed evening toga. She turns around and drops the toga which becomes a coat.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    605.40
    Media URN:
    32283
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:32:00 / 01:53:55:00
    Canister:
    56/81

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