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Easter Parade - our 'passion for fashion' video


This short film takes a whistlestop tour of how the F. W. Woolworth fashion counters changed over 99 years in the High Street.

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Soundtrack: The Palais Royal Dance Band 'Easter Parade' on Eclipse Records 931A from 1934.
Videography © Copyright 3D and 6D Pictures Ltd for the Woolworths Museum.


Shortcuts to other Fashion Exhibits in the Woolworths Museum

Fashion overview (1909-2009)   Make it yourself patterns and thread   The Ladybird Legend is born

Woolworths' first Ladybird items (from the 1930s Gallery)    History of the Ladybird Company    Building fashion sales (1950-80)

Launch of Ladybird at Woolies     Kids and Celebrations In-Store

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