Where were Dior originals made in Auckland? Who was the fashion designer that became one of New Zealand’s most famous madams? Who made Trelise Cooper’s wedding dress? Walk the Walk uncovers these and many more intriguing stories about Auckland City Centre’s fashionable past by following the traces that remain in its streets and buildings. Peeling back the layers of this often overlooked aspect of our cultural heritage this walk reveals a fascinating picture of 150 years of fashionable Auckland.
Hosted by the NZ Fashion Museum. With no fixed abode other than an online address, it is a museum dedicated to the curation of New Zealand’s rich fashion past, making it relevant for the present and future. http://www.nzfashionmuseum.org.nz/walk-the-walk-a-history-of-fashion-in-the-city/
Duration: 90 min
Rain Date: 15 May 2021