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Home-made Evening Chic

This glamourous evening gown from the 1930s was owned by Jean Lambert. Her stylish wardrobe included evening gowns, jackets and coats, shawls, and muffs from the 1920s to the 1940s.
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Karen Hughes

1 December 2023

Jean Lambert

Luxurious Showstopper

This mid-1920s evening coat is typical of ‘flapper’ fashion, which rejected restrictive clothing layers and corseting.
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Karen Hughes

1 August 2023

Jean Lambert

Gown Specialist with Movie-Star Name

This early 1930s flapper style georgette, tulle and silk evening gown was designed and made in Whanganui by Lucille Ward.
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Karen Hughes

1 December 2022

Jean Lambert

Rabbit Hair Coat

This rabbit fur coat was owned and worn by Jean Lambert (born 1890) of Whanganui.
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Karen Hughes

1 August 2022

Jean Lambert