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Day ensemble

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (ensemble, made)
    Italy (shoes, made)

  • Date:

    1979 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Saul, Roger, born 1950 (designer)
    Mulberry (manufacturers)
    Katrina (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    wool, cotton, velvet, felt, leather

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Ensemble comprising of a red wool jacket, a maroon cotton skirt, a blue cotton velvet blouse and belt with white polka dots,.an embroidered leather belt, over which is worn a brown wool coat with a natural leather belt. The ensemble is accessorised with maroon plastic sunglasses, a blue umbrella, a maroon leather bag, a maroon felt hat, and dark brown leather heeled shoes with ankle straps

Place of Origin

Great Britain (ensemble, made)
Italy (shoes, made)


1979 (made)


Saul, Roger, born 1950 (designer)
Mulberry (manufacturers)
Katrina (designer)

Materials and Techniques

wool, cotton, velvet, felt, leather


Weight: 2.88 kg Jacket, coat and skirt, Weight: 0.26 kg Blouse, Weight: 0.56 kg Umbrella and belt

Object history note

The complete ensemble was donated in 1979 with a customised Adel Rootstein mannequin specially made for the purpose of modelling it. This was part of a group of 25 such total ensembles donated in 1979.


Wool; Cotton; Cotton velvet; Leather; Felt; Nylon; Plastic


Embroidery; Tanning


Fashion; Clothing; Accessories; Shopping; Europeana Fashion Project; Eyewear

Production Type

Ready to wear


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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