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Frock – In the Old Days by Janet Forbes

$495.00 inc. GST

Chic dress featuring fabric designed by Aboriginal artist Janet Forbes of Papulankutja Artists in the Ngaanyatjara Lands of WA. The design is called ‘In the Old Days’.

This dress features the fabric beautifully and has used two slightly different scales of the same design. The smaller scale is used for the bodice.

  • Size 10-12
  • Organic cotton fabric
  • Fabric printed in Australia by Next State

Made by Bonnie Short of a A Few Stitches Short in Darwin

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Fabric: Classic cotton – 140 GSM. The fabric has a smooth surface with a sheen across it. Classic Cotton is a versatile fabric that produces a gentle drape. Perfect for all types of clothing, accessories and selected soft furnishings.

This garment was made exclusively for SEW GORGEOUS 2023, an exhibition/project facilitated by Flying Fox Fabrics. On exhibition at Songlines in August-September 2023.

Photo: Nicholas Gouldhurst of NG Photographics