The 1970s had a bit of a love affair with the 1920s (understandably so!) and I absolutely adore these deco-esque illustrations used to showcase the 1971 Pure New Wool Fashion award winners.

The Stylish Way of Wool: 1920s style in the 1970s

“Wool remembers when style was style… that’s the way wool is in 1971.”

The Stylish Way of Wool: 1920s style in the 1970s

“Wool, now — the way it’s done. With a certain style. Wool Fashion Award winners show it — call it fast, call it talent, call it — style.”

Fabulous, aren’t they? I’m particularly smitten with the seated lady and her ensemble.

Images from The Australian Women’s Weekly, 24 March 1971.