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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

satin

Edith Christie’s Evening Gown

In the early 1900s, the Christies were among the leading families of the Whanganui social scene.
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Karen Hughes

1 April 2023

satin

Voluminous Style with Criminal History

Louisa Maria Ross likely wore this outfit when she married Henry Nevison Harrison on 23 January 1867 at Christ Church, Whanganui.
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Karen Hughes

1 January 2023

satin