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The Arts Society Halifax Present

A Passion for Fashion in the 20th Century

Tue 14 May, 1:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium

Tickets: £8 , approx running time: 90mins

This lecture introduces some of the key fashion movements and designers of the 20th century and traces how clothing, textiles and accessories were influenced by contemporary history. It includes the elegant fashions of the Edwardian era, the glamourous and decadent styles of the 1920s and 30s, the austere 1940s, futuristic fashion of the 1950s, the liberating styles of the 1960s and the avant-garde fashions of the 1970s to the present day.