Fashion


Comme des Garçons (Junya Watanabe), dress, repurposed denim, spring 2002, Japan, museum purchase. Photograph by William Palmer.
10 Jan 2016

Denim: Fashion’s Frontier

 The Museum at FIT presents Denim: Fashion’s Frontier, December 1, 2015 – May 7, 2016, an exhibition that explores the multifaceted history of denim and its relationship with high fashion from the 19th century to the present. Denim features more than 70 objects from the museum’s permanent collection, many of which have never been on view. In addition to the history of jeans, Denim examines a variety of...

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Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology
10 Jan 2016

Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology

The Museum at FIT The Museum at FIT, which is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, is the only museum in New York City dedicated solely to the art of fashion. Best known for its innovative and award-winning exhibitions, the museum has a collection of more than 50,000 garments and accessories dating from the 18th century to the present. Like other fashion museums, such...

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Apron Museum in Iuka, Mississippi is home to over 22 aprons
08 Jul 2014

The Apron Museum

The Apron Museum Located in downtown Iuka, Mississippi, is a one-of-a-kind  museum that honors the humble and under appreciated garment worn by so many people.  Hanging on clotheslines and filling rack after rack, the museum collection ranges from delicately embroidered dress aprons, vintage aprons,  butcher aprons worn by men to colorful aprons worn by housewives in the 1950s.  The Apron Museum opened to the public  in...

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