[Sydney] Exhibition – The History of Wool in Fashion

A new exhibition has opened at the Fashion and Textile Gallery in Sydney:

The exhibition explores the progression of wool from a functional fibre in the 19th century to its emergence on the fashion stage as a luxury commodity utilized by some of the world’s most prominent designers, some of whose work is included in this exhibition: Christian Dior, Michelle Jank, Jenny Kee, Theirry Mugler and Vivien Chan Shaw.

What: The History of Wool in Fashion, From 1740 – 2010
Where: The Fashion and Textile Gallery, Level 1, 8 Hill Street Surry Hills NSW
When: Monday 8 March – Friday 8 May, Tuesday to Friday: 10am to 5pm and Saturday: 11am to 3pm. CLOSED THURSDAY (or by appointment).
Admission: $5 adults, $3 concession

Photo courtesy the Fashion and Textile Gallery.

More information can be found at the website.

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