Summary

This skirt was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1980. Made from a Spanish fabric.

A similar garment was part of the costumes worn by American actress Barbara Parkins in the Australian film ' Breakfast in Paris', released in 1981. Parkins, who played the leading female role, loved the clothes and asked to keep them for herself to "show off around the world".

Physical Description

Very full cut floor-length evening skirt in gold lame, backed with bronze coloured silk. Skirt is gathered into waistband and is fastened at the back with a zip and two hook-and-eyes.

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