Fashioned from Nature (Apr 2018)

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Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London
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0207 942 2000

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
21st April 2018 to 27th January 2019
10 AM to 5.45 PM (Mon-Thu, Sat-Sun); 10 AM to 10 PM (Fri)
Tickets & Cost:
£12. See vam.ac.uk

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Fashioned from Nature will explore the relationship between fashion and nature from the early 17th-century to the present day.

The exhibition will show natural specimens alongside the final product: the fashionable dresses that we take for granted, and invite the visitors to think about how the materials are sourced.

The display will also reveal some of the innovative new fabrics and dyeing processes that are currently being used.

 

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