Trewin Brothers early 1930s

Millinery-gowns and piece goods departments

By Jo Spence

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Trewin Brothers interior 1930s, millinery-gowns and piece goods departments

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In the 1930s Trewins was still the place to go for fashion and piece goods (dress fabrics) were a very important part of the assortment on offer.  Standards remained high with business dress requiring male assistants and managers to wear black alpaca jackets, striped trousers and spats!

This page was added by Joe Editor on 24/07/2007.