Portrait of fashionable young man in armchair.
Image from Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 7-C1827. Image © unknown

Fashion walk

FreeAccessibleCentral Auckland

Saturday 26 September, 2pm-3:30pm
Wednesday 7 October, 3pm-4:30pm


Meet cnr of Federal and Wellesley streets

58 Wellesley Street West, Auckland Central

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Bookings are required.
Spaces limited to 15.
Book online at fashionwalks.eventbrite.co.nz



Event details

Who made Pierre Cardin in Auckland? Which fashion designer became one of NZ's most famous madams? Who took her business from cheapside to the right side of the city? Discover these and many more fascinating snippets about Auckland's fashionable past in this central city walking tour.

The fashion walk tour will peel back the layers of this often-overlooked aspect of our cultural heritage revealing the important role of fashion as a significant inner-city industry from 1867 to the present. Embodied in the surviving architecture a fascinating picture of fashionable Auckland is exposed.

Join this tour and discover the secret threads that join the pieces together.

Presented by: Auckland Council

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