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Jennifer Lawrence is Chairing Next Year's Met Gala

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s famed Costume Institute has just announced its annual exhibition, which will be unveiled in May 2015, will focus on the intersection of China and fashion. 251 more words


Exhibition reminder: 'Death Becomes Her- A Century of Mourning Attire' at the Met NY.

Death Becomes Her

A Century of Mourning Attire

October 21, 2014–February 1, 2015

This Costume Institute exhibition will explore the aesthetic development and cultural implications of mourning fashions of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 220 more words

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High school students meet Michelle Obama and Anna Wintour

On September 3rd, a photo popped up on my Facebook feed, “I shouted is that Michelle Obama with my high school teachers?” Fashion Design students from the High School of Fashion Industries (also my former high school) met with First Lady Michelle Obama and Vouge Editor in Chief Anna Wintour on May 5th at the MET Costume Institute for a ribbon cutting ceremony. 95 more words


A Real Betty

Keep up to date on the Museum at FIT’s upcoming exhibitions via their website and Facebook feed. 453 more words

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Exhibition Review -- Charles James: Beyond Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

I have just returned from seeing Charles James: Beyond Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. This year’s installment of the Costume Institute’s annual blockbuster exhibition, the show presents the work of innovative and influential British-American fashion designer Charles James (1906-1978). 789 more words

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Image via Savoir Ville

The New York City Metropolitan Museum of Art is known for grand, thematic fashion exhibitions at the Costume Institute. Well, as of this year, the Institute is now the… 169 more words