Enriching Fashion: An eye for detail 

When:
Exhibition now closed 17 Sept 2010 – 12 Jun 2011
Where:
Eyelights, Level 4
Cost:
Free entry
Type:
Arts 

Cape 1920s-1930s, Maker unknown. Acquired 1985. Te Papa
Cape 1920s-1930s, Maker unknown. Acquired 1985. Te Papa
Come and take a closer look at some of the distinctive, exquisite details in fashion.

From intricately beaded fabrics and painstakingly embroidered outfits, to the luxurious use of precious metals and extravagant displays of feathers and furs, this exhibition explores Te Papa’s fashion collections.

Brace your senses for a visual feast that celebrates both the intricacy and the simplicity of details in dress – from hats and bags, to shoes and suits.

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