In 1927 NZ Truth suggested this dress as suitable for dancing. A radical change from the clothing a young woman would have sported for an evening out 20 years earlier, it could, with minor amendments, still be worn in the 2000s.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
National Library of New Zealand, Papers Past
Reference: NZ Truth, 8 December 1927, p.5
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