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Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

2 Feb - 1 Sep 2019
Daily, 10.00-17.45

Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Spanning 1947 to the present day, this exhibition traces the history and impact of one of the 20th century's most influential couturiers, exploring the enduring influence of the fashion house, and Dior's relationship with Britain.

https://bit.ly/2m7N1O7


Weavers of the Clouds: Textile Arts of Peru

21 Jun - 8 Sep 2019
Tues–Sat 11.00-18.00, Sun 11.00-17.00

Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3XF

Weavers of the Clouds: Textile Arts of Peru

Weavers of the Clouds brings the captivating art and textiles of Peru to the UK, showcasing some of the world’s oldest and most colourful designs. The exhibition features rarely seen objects from private collections and national museums, including full costumes, tapestries, paintings, photographs, illustrations and accessories. »

https://www.ftmlondon.org/ftm-exhibitions/weavers-

info@ftmlondon.org

Tel: 020 7407 8664


Camp: Notes on Fashion

9 May - 8 Sep 2019

Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10028, United States

Camp: Notes on Fashion

The Costume Institute's spring 2019 exhibition will explore the origins of the camp aesthetic, and how it has evolved from a place of marginality to become an important influence on mainstream culture. »

https://bit.ly/2TaF75I


Madge Gill Exhibition

22 Jun - 22 Sep 2019

Wed-Sun 10.00-17.00

Madge Gill Exhibition

This landmark exhibition at the William Morris Gallery, is the most comprehensive survey of Gill's work to date, bringing together drawings, large-scale embroideries, textiles and archival objects, many of which have never been exhibited before. »

https://bit.ly/2XgYqvy


Kaffe Fassett's Quilts in America

16 Mar - 3 Nov 2019
Tue-Sun 10.00-17.00

American Museum & Gardens, Claverton Manor, Bath BA2 7BD

Kaffe Fassett's Quilts in America

These stunning new artworks have been inspired by the Museum's world-renowned collection of antique American quilts. The exhibition at the American Museum will provide a unique opportunity to see the old and the new together. »

https://bit.ly/2AYQNkO


Strands of Place and Time

11 Jul - 3 Nov 2019
Wed-Sun and Bank Holiday Mondays 12.00-17.00

Gawthorpe Textiles Collection, Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, Lancashire BB12 8UA (SatNav postcode BB12 8SD)

Strands of Place and Time

Strands of Place and Time explores new perspectives on cultural heritage and migration in response to world textiles in the Gawthorpe Textiles Collection with new textile, film and ceramic work alongside a textile installation by Omaid, a local group of refugees and asylum seekers. »

https://www.gawthorpetextiles.org.uk

j.waterson@gawthorpetextiles.org.uk

Tel: 01282 773963


Mary Quant

6 Apr 19 - 16 Feb 20
Daily, 10.00-17.45

Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Mary Quant

From miniskirts and hot pants to vibrant tights and makeup, discover how Mary Quant launched a fashion revolution on the British high street, with over 200 garments and accessories, including unseen pieces from the designer's personal archive.

https://www.vam.ac.uk/exhibitions/mary-quant


Glove Stories

2 Mar 19 - 1 Mar 20

Fashion Museum Bath, Bennett Street, Bath BA1 2QH

Glove Stories

One of the best collections of gloves in the world is on display at the Fashion Museum. »

https://bit.ly/2TEVtXT