Monday, 3 March 2014

Banner wrap-around pinny

Unusual and attractive fabric design. Made by Banner, a name mainly associated then (and now) as a manufacturer of school uniforms, and the almost exclusive supplier of the blue and green wrap-around overalls that were worn for science and arts and crafts.  Banner date back over 150 years as a company, and were once a major supplier of military uniforms.

Manufacturer: Banner
Fabric: Roller printed cotton with blue, yellow and white flowers arranged over pink boxes and black spots on white background with turquoise binding.  Maker of fabric unknown.
Year made: Probably 1940s

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