Hartnell To Amies: Couture By Royal Appointment

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 23RD FEBRUARY 2013

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Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, Southwark, London SE1 3XF 
 
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Dates:
16th November 2012 until 23rd February 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue to Sat 11am-6pm, last adm 5.15pm, phone for Christmas and New Year times, ends Feb 23
 
PRICES
£7 (Adults), £5 (Concs)
 

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London couture fashion by the designers to the Queen, Norman Hartnell, Hardy Amies and Frederick Fox, comes under the spotlight at the Fashion and Textile Museum in an exhibition which explores how post-war British design gained international recognition. Hartnell to Amies: Couture By Royal Appointment begins with the opening of Norman Hartnell's first salon in 1923 and looks at the leading couturiers of the post-war years. The legacy of the late Sir Hardy Amies, best known for being Queen Elizabeth II's official dressmaker for 50 years, continues at 14 Savile Row to this day, and the exhibition ends with an eye to the future, with a discussion on the resurgence of British heritage brands.

 

About Fashion and Textile Museum

The fashionista behind the Fashion and Textile Museum is Zandra Rhodes, the colourful designer who won the Designer of the Year award in 1972 and in 1974. Despite her flamboyant and out there designs she became a Royal Designer for Industry and was made Commander of the British Empire in 1997. More about Fashion and Textile Museum

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Fashion and Textile Museum, 83  Bermondsey Street      SE1 3XF
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