Story: Rural clothing

A crate, an eel and a dog whistle (4th of 5)

A crate, an eel and a dog whistle

Swanndri produce a range of clothing – not just the hooded bush shirt that made the label world-famous in New Zealand. This farmer is wearing a Swanndri vest – an oilskin outer lined with chequered wool.

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Bronwyn Labrum, 'Rural clothing - Black singlets and bush shirts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/20848/a-crate-an-eel-and-a-dog-whistle (accessed 21 February 2020)

Story by Bronwyn Labrum, published 24 Nov 2008