A demeanour behind during New Zealand propagandize uniforms

January 21, 2016 - School Uniform

A demeanour behind during New Zealand propagandize uniforms

As Kiwi kids get prepared to lift their woollen jersey or gym trip on for a start of a propagandize year, we take a demeanour behind during how uniforms have altered during a past 50 years.

As families get prepared for a start of a propagandize year students opposite a nation will be pulling crumpled uniforms from a bottoms of propagandize bags.

While some schools have selected to do divided with uniforms, they sojourn a clever partial of a temperament and enlightenment for many.

As a start of a 2016 educational year creeps closer we take a demeanour behind during how propagandize uniforms have developed in New Zealand during a past 50 years.

1960s

PHOTO: FOXTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY/SUPPLIED

The gym delegate has been a tack of girls’ propagandize uniforms via New Zealand history.

The customarily woollen dresses were seen as a excusable prevalent for primary and delegate propagandize uniforms from WWI.

When this print of Foxton students was taken in 1966 a gym delegate was starting to make a exit in foster of kilts and easier tunics.

However, some schools have reason on to a normal gym delegate design, sprucing adult a fabric, colours and cut.

Meanwhile, a boys’ uniform from 50 years ago wouldn’t be out of place in a classroom today.

1970s

PHOTO: CAMILLA HIGHFIELD/SUPPLIED

When Camilla Highfield attended Epsom Girls’ Grammar School in Auckland in 1977 brownish-red was still a renouned colour for propagandize uniforms.

Long hosiery and brownish-red leather boots would sojourn partial of a prevalent for a lot of girls’ schools until a 1990s.

1980s

PHOTO: MOTUEKA AND DISTRICT HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION/SUPPLIED

Clearly not many altered when it came to uniform conform between 1977 and 1982 when this print was taken of Motueka High School teachers Lindsay Pope and Carol Webb sauce adult in tyro uniform for mufti day.

PHOTO: TE PAPA  (ME024099)/ SUPPLIED

This summer uniform from Queen Victoria Maori Boarding propagandize ragged by pupils about 1983 was done by George Courts Sons Department Store and means to Te Papa by Awhina Tamarapa.

A informative component is enclosed in a uniform, something that became increasingly renouned during schools with Maori and Pacific Island students and heritage.

PHOTO: TE PAPA (ME024098)/SUPPLIED

And only as a scratchy brownish-red gym delegate done a depart from many schools a establishment’s adore for gingham took hold.

This Sunday Best uniform from Queen Victoria Maori Boarding School, means to Te Papa by Awhina Tamarapa in 2012, was also ragged in a early 80s and done by a same Auckland dialect store as a bland summer uniform. 

1990s

PHOTO: TE PAPA (FE010582)/SUPPLIED

One of a country’s oldest schools, Auckland’s Wesley College, continued on a use of incorporating normal informative dress into a grave dress uniform.

This uniform from a 1990s was purchased by Te Papa in 1996 with income from New Zealand Lottery Grants Board to supplement to a Pacific Cultures collection.

The uniform blends prevalent wardrobe with elements of a normal British propagandize uniform.

The origination of a total uniform was led by Pacific Island students in a 1980s who wanted to be means to demonstrate their informative identity. Now students of all ethnicities can wear a tupenu.

PHOTO: MARION VAN DIJK/FAIRFAX NZ

The lava-lava is also partial of Nelson College’s grave propagandize uniform today.

PHOTO: SUPPLIED

Meanwhile, some schools go for a some-more infrequent approach, selecting materials and designs that make it easy for students to run, play and be active.

This tshirt used to be partial of Auckland’s Orakei School uniform.

2000s

Five year olds Baylee Aukusitino Rosson (L) and Jacob Aukusitino (R) uncover off St Anne’s new propagandize uniform in 2004, while Theo Purves (centre) wears a aged uniform. PHOTO: KENT BLECHYNDEN/FAIRFAX NZ

But only like that Kiwi propagandize uniforms did a u-turn in foster of some-more grave designs.

Wellington’s St Anne’s School altered a uniform in 2004 to incorporate a dress brief and prolonged hosiery for boys and a modern-style gym trip for girls.

TODAY

PHOTO: ROBERT KITCHIN/FAIRFAX NZ

Palmerston North Girls’ High School done a identical pierce in 2012, with a introduction of a blazer to a comparison uniform. The propagandize also forsaken a frock from a comparison uniform.

PHOTO: DEREK FLYNN/FAIRFAX NZ

Lynda Crawshaw, Georgie Crawford and Hayley Millard uncover a course of propagandize uniform conform in Marlborough.

PHOTO: SUPPLIED

And in 2011 Wairau Valley School pupils Zara Frost, Axton Miles and Ella Eberhardt showcased a school’s early uniforms for a 150th jubilee.

PHOTO: NICK REED/FAIRFAX NZ

But it seems no matter what a uniform, students will always pull a bounds and put their particular spin on what they wear – when they can get divided with it.


 – Stuff

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