Black, Red and Yellow Tunic and Scarf
Knitted synthetic tunic with printed paisley-type pattern in red black and yellow. Plain hip-length tunic, closely fitting with low, round neck and long sleeves with buttoned cuffs. Matching scarf with black band at each end and black lining. Worn over trousers. No labels.. Date: 1965 - 1969 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Teapot with lid
Teapot, cream with pink, blue and beige flashes along length. Oval shape, handle mirrors 'oval', with short integral spout continuing line of the oval. Oval lid, cream with blue handle.. Maker: George Clews and Co Ltd - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Dolls clothes. White crinoline underskirt
White crinoline underskirt, linen, 1 press stud at the back.Inside two labels. Two internal straps for support. A lot of little brown stains, good condition.. Maker: Hartnell, Norman. Date: 1942 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Black Crepe Shubette Evening Dress
Black crepe evening dress with long gored and flared skirt. Marabou trimmed at shoulders, sleeveless, sweetheart neck, back zip fastening. Label 'Shubette'. Maker: Shubette. Date: 1970 - 1979 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Cream Beaded Bag
Cream beaded bag; small oblong clutchbag (press studes inside for shoulder strap - missing) bag has flap at top which runs across the width and is secured by a press stud. Lined in cream, there is a small zipped pocked at the back. No labels. - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Clothkits Skirt: Style 374
Sewing kit for skirt, complete with instruction leaflet. Style 374, size 8-10. Made in England of cotton and polyester in coffee, peach, mauve and cream stripe. Has not been made up.. Maker: Clothkits - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Sir Thomas Beecham: Famous Overtures
Record: SXLP 30158. Long Player (LP) 33 1/3 RPM. Side One; 1. Beethoven: The Ruins of Athens 2. Rossini: La Gazza Ladra 3. Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream. Side Two: 1. Berlioz: Le Corsaire Op 21 2. Brahms: Academic Festival Overture Op 80 3. Suppe: Poet and Peasant. Maker: H.M.V - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Turquoise and White Striped Henley Jnr Sundress with White Sailor Collar
Turquoise and white striped sundress with detatchable sailor collar. Side zip, narrow buckled belt. Maker: Henley. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Braun Electric Desk Fan Type 4550
Upright electric desk fan in off-white plastic housing. Cylindrical 'mill wheel' blade with clear plastic guard. Black flex and continental two pin plug. Maker: Braun. Date: 1971 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Blue and Purple Droopy and Browns Dress
Blue and purple dress, bodice is shaped and has round neck, nine self-covered buttons to a dropped waist which comes to a point at centre front. Long sleeves with shoulder pads and turned back buttoned cuffs. Long skirt gathered into waist. Long zip to centre back. Maker: Droopy and Brown. Date: 1980 - 1989 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Laura Lebek Zip Fronted Jacket
Brown, beige and orange velvet-look jacket. patterned with stylised foral motif; has collar and long sleeves with turn-back cuffs. Lined throughout. Maker: Lebek, Laura - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Snappit Disposable Camera
Throwaway camera in red and black plastic housing bearing trade name and 'Design registered in UK Distributed in UK Exclusively by Supasnaps'. Maker: Supasnaps. Date: 1989 - 1990 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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New Look dress in black nylon trimmed with bands of white straw braid
'New Look' dress in black nylon trimmed with bands of white straw braid. Sleeveless; 'V' neck, long flares skirt, side zip fastening.. Date: 1951 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Dress of black knitted rayon
Dress of black knitted rayon, square neck with bead sequin trimmings at the front corners, short sleeves, dropped waist, gathering at the hips, belt.. Maker: Linda and Gay. Date: 1930 - 1939 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Black Wild Silk Julian Rose Jacket
Black wild silk jacket; short 'boxy' style, double breasted with outsize self fabric buttons. Integral short sleeves with added 'V' panel to underams for ease. two darts (back and waist) either side of centre front. Back is cut in four panels with darts to shoulders. Black fringing to hem. Round neck, no collar; press studs to secure fronts at top and bottom. Two spare buttons attached to hem at back. Label: Julian Rose London. Maker: Julian, Rose. Date: 1961 - from the The Betty Smithers Design
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Beige Cotton Berkatex Dress
Beige cotton twill printed with 'scribble' pattern in black with touches of white. Button-through style with draped 'V' neck and 3/4 length sleeves with cuffs; full flared skirt and tie belt. Label 'Berkatex . . .Hartnell'. Maker: Berkatex. Date: 1948 - 1951 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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AFK Toaster Model CTO-2.4
Toaster in white plastic housing with blue handle to right hand side to raise and lower toast and blue knob below to control temperature. Holds two pieces of toast im silver metal inners. label stuck to underside 'AFK and CE mark with model number CTO-2.4' AFK logo to front in silver grey. Maker: AFK - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Berrys Magicoal Electric Fire
Electric fire with bronze metal surround. Elements to the top, coal effect basket below. Maker: Berry. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Hoover Cylinder Vacuum Cleaner
Cylinder cleaner with brown metal case and brown plastic carrying handle; on chrome 'sledge runners'. Heavily repaired hose and one attachment (crevice nozzle). Maker: Hoover. Date: 1958 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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Green Linen Hat Trimmed with Brown Velvet and Net Veil
Green hat in stiffened coarse-grain linen, trimmed with brown velvet and net veil. band of tape to inside.. Maker: Webron - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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