Fashion history timeline

Take a journey through the fashion history timeline and discover the fascinating evolution of style. From ancient civilizations to modern trends, explore the influential moments that have shaped the way we dress today.
Mackin-Art: A Fashion Timeline Costumes, Haute Couture, Museums, Fashion, Retro, Vintage Fashion, Fashion Catalogue, Historical Clothing, Historical Dresses

We recently visited the Indianapolis Museum of Art and encountered this fashion timeline - all constructed of plain cotton fabric and only about three foot tall. The signage encouraged touching and even gave directions on what to look for underneath, for instance, the cage crinoline under the 1860 example. I found it to be very well done - the use of a single neutral fabric, really highlighted the lines of each dress, without overlooking the typical placement of trimmings for each era. I was…

Tania Strader