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Skirt suit

Skirt suit

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1972-1976 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bill Gibb, born 1943 - died 1988 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven wool and plaited leather strips

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Maggie Keswick

  • Museum number:

    T.215 to 217-1994

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Boxy jacket and pleated skirt, horizontal stripes in pink, white and brown heavy wool, accompanied by a wide belt in assorted colours of plaited fine leather.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1972-1976 (made)


Bill Gibb, born 1943 - died 1988 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Woven wool and plaited leather strips

Object history note

Registered File number 1994/566.

Descriptive line

Woman's suit, jacket and skirt in horizontally striped pink tweed, plaited leather belt, designed by Bill Gibb, Great Britain, 1972-1976.


Wool; Leather


Plaiting; Weaving


Fashion; Day wear; Women's clothes; Scotland


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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