Go, if you can. It is wonderfully done.
Museum at FIT
227 W 27th St, New York, NY 10001
Know the hours. The exhibit is free.
On now until Nov 17, 2018
|The last retail fabric store of 40th Street is moving|
|Oh, no pictures? I'm sorry! Really!|
|The "perpetual shirt". It only looks impractical...|
"The things we make have one supreme quality; they live longer than us. We perish, they survive. We have one life, they have many lives. And in each life, they can mean different things; which means that while we all have one biography, they have many."-Niel MacGregor, Director of the British Museum
The industry has opened up to a growing cross section of people, and certain designers have embraced a diverse view...
-from the exhibition pamphlet