French men's shoes, 1690–1700, embroidered silk and leather, from the collection of the Costume Institute.
A way to learn all about fashion from home :)
Digitized Fashion and Textile Exhibitions :
Chicago History Museum:
Cooper Hewitt: Short and sweet, with a paragraph or two on the exhibitions on the whole, and then lots of lovely images and links to all items included in the exhibitions.
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem:
- Dress Codes: Revealing the Jewish Wardrobe
Kent State University Museum:
- Inside Out: Revealing Clothing's Hidden Secrets
The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Extensive exhibition websites for the Costume Institute.
Museum at FIT: They do an incredible job with online versions of their exhibitions. They have a list for all their online versions of past exhibitions, but here's a selection of some I particularly enjoyed:
Portland Art Museum:
Seattle Art Museum:
The Silk Museum, Macclesfield, UK:
- "Found Among The Printing Blocks," at The Silk Museum in Macclesfield, UK