• Short Summary

    In common with other big Italian couturiers, the houses of Tita Rossi and Balestri are showing their Spring-Summer fashions to the many international buyers now assembled in Rome before moving on to Florence.

  • Description

    1.
    LV. Model in white silk dress by Balestri with blue pois, fully pleated gown, low waistline, wearing white organza hat.
    0.06

    2.
    CU. Above model takes off shantung jacket, reveals low-cut, pan do to full skirt.
    0.23

    3.
    SV. Pan up evening wear for sea resorts by Balestri, silk lame trousers black and white squares, black organza jacket ornamented by black pom-poms, hat in black straw with gilded bells around outer edge.
    0.32

    4.
    CU. PAN. Up ditto.
    0.41

    5.
    LV. Models showing cocktail ensembles by Balestri.
    0.48

    6.
    SV. Model takes off silk taffeta mantle, reveals dress in pleated taffeta repeating line of mantle, hat in black point d'esprit with black rose.
    0.56

    7.
    CU. Hat of above model pan down to pleated dress.
    1.01

    8.
    SV. Cocktail ensemble by Balestri in red silk with low cut dress under three quarter length jacket, which is gathered in front by pleats.
    1.16

    9.
    CU. Above model showing low cut dress.
    1.20

    10.
    LV. Model showing cocktail dress and evening gown.
    1.27

    11.
    CU. Evening gown by Balestri, bodice in raw silk, rose coloured, skirt in leaves of silk material and black organza, pan up to bodice.
    1.38

    12.
    SV. Cocktail dress by Balestri, in rose faille material. Gown is formed by ample whorls which "Encase" the wearer.
    1.42

    13.
    CU. Above dress showing shape.
    1.51

    14.
    LV. Model showing beach wear by Tita Rossi, yellow linen cassock trousers of elasticized shantung (turquoise).
    1.56

    15.
    CU. Jacket worn with above beach wear.
    2.00

    16.
    LV. Model in beach wear, turquoise linen jacket with black shantung trousers.
    2.06

    17.
    CU. Jacket worn with above beach wear.
    2.09

    18.
    LV. Two models wearing printed poplin dresses by Tita Rossi.
    2.18

    19.
    SV. Model take off jacket.
    2.24

    20.
    CU. Pan down above dress showing two ruches on edge of skirt.
    2.27

    21.
    SV. Pan up turquoise and brown printed poplin dress by Tita Rossi, with bolero reaching waist line.
    2.33

    22.
    LV. Two models display evening gowns by Tita Rossi, one on left in flower design in Chine silk, the 'Tail' is of Fuschia coloured faille, model on right in white silk 'Gauze' evening gown with white embroidered roses.
    2.41

    23.
    CU. Ditto.
    2.52



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In common with other big Italian couturiers, the houses of Tita Rossi and Balestri are showing their Spring-Summer fashions to the many international buyers now assembled in Rome before moving on to Florence.

    While Balestri concentrated on exotic cocktail and evening ensembles, Tita Rossi showed some delightful beach and leisure wear. His trousers in elasticized shantung were a great success.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAABBY8HNQZ7BT421XX7NSLIW46
    Media URN:
    VLVAABBY8HNQZ7BT421XX7NSLIW46
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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