Creating The Queen’s Style
Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF
Discover the consummate skills of British designers celebrated for their role in creating a powerful and fashionable image for Queen Elizabeth II.
This highly-illustrated talk delineates the 20th century British couture designs of Norman Hartnell, Hardy Amies and Ian Thomas. Together with milliners such as Aage Thaarup and Frederick Fox plus shoe makers H&M Rayne, these designs reflect the timeless elegance of post-war fashion and London as an international fashion centre boosted by royal patronage.