Date: 03/06/2018 - 03/31/2018
Time: All Day
Location: Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (Seventh Ave. & 27th St., Manhattan)Price: Free
Arranged chronologically, a selection of objects from the collection of The Museum at FIT will analyze the interplay between pockets and purses in both men’s and women’s wardrobes from the eighteenth century to the present. Themes of public versus private, fashion versus function, and masculine versus feminine will be explored through garments, accessories, fashion plates, and video footage. Highlights include an early nineteenth century reticule fashioned from a man’s waistcoat pocket, a 1930’s Cartier clutch, a Bonnie Cashin raincoat, and an Hermés Kelly Bag.More info See more free New York City events & things to do on Nifty NYC.
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