- This event has passed.
The Embroiderer’s Art: Stitch in Fashion
March 23, 2015 @ 3:00 pm£10
Fashion Museum Manager, Rosemary Harden explores embroidery in the Museum’s collection
Beautiful materials, intriguing designs and exquisite workmanship: embroidery is traditionally known as the most luxurious of fashion’s decorative techniques. Rosemary Harden, Manager of the Fashion Museum will discuss the embroiderer’s art across past centuries, drawing on treasures from the Fashion Museum collection from a grand Edwardian court dress to a feather cape ensemble by Yves Saint Laurent from the 1960s.