Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology at The Met’s Costume Institute Spring 2016 Exhibition

Cover image: Wedding ensemble, Karl Lagerfeld (French, born Hamburg, 1938) for House of Chanel (French, founded 1913), autumn/winter 2014–15 haute couture, back view; Courtesy of CHANEL Patrimoine Collection. Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope     Costume Institute’s Spring 2016 Exhibition to Focus on the Handmade and Machine-made in Fashion …

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DEATH BECOMES HER: A CENTURY OF MOURNING ATTIRE AT ANNA WINTOUR COSTUMER CENTER, THE MET

Cover photo courtesy of © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, by Karin Willis “Mourning Ensemble”, 1870-1872, Black silk crape, black mousseline. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Martha Woodward Weber, 1930 (2009.300.633a,b) Veil, ca. 1875. Black silk crape. …

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