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Ski fashions over the years, advertisements, fashion shows, boots and skis

Ski Australia May 1967 p8-9

New Skis – 1967

2nd August 2015

From Ski Australia magazine, 1967

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Raichle Boots, 1967

11th June 2015

An advertisement from the April/May Ski Australia magazine.  Note that helmets are not new!

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Fashion Parade – 1950’s

8th May 2015

The latest styles on show.

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Knitting Patterns

8th May 2015

Unlike today’s society, where electronics occupy our evenings, many women previously would spend their evening knitting or sewing. This was…

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Farmer’s Advertisment 1969

8th May 2015

Farmers’s Department Stores were selling ski equipment.

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Meller Boots Advertisment 1951

8th May 2015

Meller’s Boots offer control over your skis.

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Mark Foy’s Advertisment 1961

8th May 2015

From 1961.  Matching Apre boots should come back into fashion!

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The Complete Mountain Man

8th May 2015

In 1975….

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Australian Timbers Used in Skis

5th March 2014

Australian Timbers used in Skis Most skis used in Australian ski resorts today are overwhelmingly imported from North America and…

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100 years of ski fashions: looking sensible rather than smart

4th December 2013

The first 100 years – 1861 to 1961 Contributed by Wendy Cross When the first skiers of Kiandra schussed Township…

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