Fashion and textile exhibitions

This is so FAB!

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On my holiday to the UK I kept discovering fashion and textile exhibitions and they were so interesting that I thought I might create a post to keep a record.

The first one I went to was the Bath Fashion Museum which is housed in the Assembly Rooms, and which has a version of the iconic Mondrian dress. The ones I usually see are multicoloured, so I was very interested in this monochromatic version. I have an urge to create one of these.

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I was a tad disappointed with the dearth of 1920s and 1930s fashions but these gorgeous dresses mollified me a little. If I needed a ball gown (and was considerably younger) I would totally make the dress with the red back. I really enjoyed looking at the accessories – those shoes!

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Then I went to a tiny wearable fashion exhibition in the town of Painswick, which built its wealth…

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