Elegance in an Age of Crisis: Fashions of the 1930s.

Classic Neopolitan Jacket: D/B cream silk thussor six-button jacket, 1930's

Classic Neopolitan Jacket: D/B cream silk thussor six-button jacket, 1930’s

For all of the US/New York based followers – If you’re there, get there. From early February through till the 19th April The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (New York) will be playing host to a collection of sleek and innovative designs of the 1930s. Aiming to highlight the great shifts being made in the construction of men and women’s clothing at the time. Built for a lifestyle that was becoming increasingly modern, yet were faced wit the dilemma of being buried in a major financial crisis.

The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology
New York.27 W 27th St, New York, 10001

http://www.fitnyc.edu/336.asp

Green

Bottle green cotton velvet smoking jacket, cashmere trousers, black bowtie 1936

walk

Man’s 3-piece walking suit: jacket, vest, breeches and ascot.

Advertisements
This entry was published on February 12, 2014 at 1:52 pm. It’s filed under Blog post and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: