Kōrero: City styles

The property developer look

The property developer look

Auckland has become known for its casual dress. What some have described as the ‘property developer look’ – jeans, white shirts and trainer sports shoes – has been adopted by many businesspeople, such as developer Rick Martin, pictured here. New Zealand dress became more casual in the later 20th century, and Auckland’s warm climate in particular lent itself to less formal clothing.

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New Zealand Herald
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Photograph by Greg Bowker

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Kerryn Pollock, 'City styles - City fashion', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/24574/the-property-developer-look (accessed 25 November 2020)

He kōrero nā Kerryn Pollock, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010