Toastrack Museum

Duty Now For The Future


It may surprise you to learn that the designers responsible for these highly fashionable, good quality clothes do not work for any major chain store, nor have they notched up experience in the rag trade. They are two young, talented students from Manchester Polytechnic’s Fashion Department at Hollings Faculty. 

– Manchester Evening News, June 8th, 1983.

Leanne Edmonson (left) wears a coordinating three-piece outfit designed by Julie Blackburn.

Kate Borrows used a candy pink shade for this two-piece karate style suit, modelled by Vikki Dunn (right).

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