The 21st Futura Fashion Fair opens at the RDS in Dublin.

The Futura Fashion Fair is recognised as the main ordering forum for Irish buyers throughout the country and this year includes exhibits by eleven fashion students from Irish design colleges.

The three day fair was officially opened by Trade and Marketing Minister Terry Leyden and is expected to attract over 4,000 buyers from home and abroad, offering an opportunity for designers to meet retailers and manufacturers.

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 4 March 1991.