Story: Higgs, Avis Winifred

'Warratah', 1949

A pattern of bright red flowers surrounded by green leaves, against a cream background.

The ‘Warratah’ pattern is one of the fabrics Avis Higgs designed based on Australian plants and flowers. 

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How to cite this page:

Douglas Lloyd-Jenkins. 'Higgs, Avis Winifred', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2022. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 5 December 2023)