A Superb Set

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This wonderful two-piece 'Camette' ensemble is at least 50 years young and an excellent example of timeless style in wonderful condition! Made from an easy-care and lurex blend fabric, detailed with pearls at the collar and under the bust, this ensemble makes for a comfortable, elegant and stylish addition to any wardrobe with the added touch of ... more.

Wear separately or together to make a statement of style and panache! Pair with your favourite footwear and keep a funky vibe of timeless style.

Circa: 1940-1970
Origin: Private Collection NZ
Label: Camette

FabricEasy care (Acrylic/Nylon/Poly/Acetate) blend wash and wear (possibly wool blend)
Condition: Very Good - one pearl set missing at rear of neck (as shown) that could be replaced. Does not detract from wearing

Modern Size Indicator*: 10 - 12
Measurements: Jacket: Bust 50 cm, Waist 50 cm, Dress: Bust 48 cm Waist 44 cm, Hip 46 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: W

Fit: Tailored shift and box cut jacket
Fixture: Original

DESIGNER INFORMATION: Camette was a widely known New Zealand clothing designer company based in Auckland in the 1960s.

NOTE: As respectful custodians of fashion history, we do not offer to sell unique items such as this separately. Keeping historical pieces together will assist you in retaining your investment and allows future generations to enjoy the pieces in their original beauty. Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.  Colors may display differently on various devices.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as noted
  • Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
  • Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair

We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.

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