Downton Abbey Style: Influences on Fashion 1912-1925
October 22, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
“Downton Abbey Style: Influences on Fashion, 1912 -1925”, presented by Susan J. Jerome, explores the social, technological, and political developments of the early twentieth century as reflected in the notable evolution of women’s and men’s clothing. This presentation will look back at what was fashionable, some of the influential designers and other persons involved in the years spanning the Downton Abbey series. Time will be given for questions and discussion, which are encouraged. Susan J. Jerome is the Collections Manager at the University of Rhode Island Historic Textile and Costume Collection.