Chelmsford City Museums
1950s Fashion Exhibition

1950's Fashion: A Decade of Glamour

Location

Chelmsford Museum


Price

FREE

Times

Monday - Thursday 10am - 5pm

Friday School Holidays 10am - 5pm (closed term time)

Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sunday 1pm - 4pm

Opens/Closes

28 October to 26 November 2017

Type

Temporary Exhibition

Details

From the dazzling dresses of the couture houses of Paris, to the ready-to wear styles of Marks and Spencer, this exhibition explores both the everyday and extraordinary fashions of the 1950s.

1950s Fashion Exhibition

Showcasing glamorous collections from Chelmsford Museum and museums around the East of England, the exhibition examines how the fashions of the stars were created and then adapted to be worn by the everyday family. 

1950s Fashion: A Decade of Glamour is a touring exhibition funded by Arts Council England and produced by Epping Forest District Museum.