Dress, Janice Wainwright, 1968

Dress, Janice Wainwright, 1968

Dress
Janice Wainwright (1940-) for Simon Massey
1968
Rayon with printed panels
Retailed at the Sidney Smith boutique
Lent by the Museum of Costume, Bath

Janice Wainwright had trained at the Royal College of Art under Janey Ironside, as did Ossie Clark, Marion Foale and Sally Tuffin. Like these other designers, she was interested in colour and draped cut. She also used some of Celia Birtwell's prints.