Twilight Talk - Luxury or Novelty? Fashion Fabrics and London Couturiers

Where: Fashion Museum Bath, Assembly Rooms, Bennett Street, BA1 2QH

When: 16 March 2017 6:15pm to 7:15pm

Dr Caroline Ness and Dr Anita Quye of the University of Glasgow will outline their research into the use of synthetic fibres in fashion fabrics by British couturiers and ready to wear designers in the 1950s and 1960s. The speakers will refer to a group of couture dresses gifted to the Fashion Museum in the 1960s by the Man-Made Fibres Association. This Twilight Talk takes place in Science Week.

Includes wine reception. This talk is fully accessible to wheelchair users.

Artists / Speakers: Dr Caroline Ness, Dr Anita Quye

Category: Attractions / Talks and Lectures

Entry Cost: Adult: GBP 10.00, Student: GBP 8.00

Posted by: Fashion Museum Bath | 22-02-2017

Contact the event organiser: fashion_enquiries@bathnes.gov.uk

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