The talk, by curator of the Fashion and Textile museum Dennis Nothdruft, will focus on the intricate structures and sewing techniques of couture gowns by major fashion houses Dior, Chanel and Balenciaga. Learn more about behind the scenes couture craftmanship, and the work it takes to produce these pieces of wearable high art. This will also provide an interesting follow up to couture fashion week 2015, which took place at the end of January.
|What||Talk: Couture Inside Out, 1950's Paris and London, Fashion and Textile Museum|
|Where||Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey St, London, SE1 3XF | MAP|
|Nearest tube||London Bridge (underground)|
On 04 Mar 15, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
|Price||£25, £20 students|