Upcoming Exhibition

Image: Couture Future (ready-to-wear label by André Courrèges), pantsuit wool blend, 1968, France, gift of Mrs. Phillip Schwartz.

Paris played a significant role during one of the most fascinating and groundbreaking periods in fashion history. Paris Refashioned, 1957-1968 will examine the influence of French haute couture, ready-to-wear, and popular culture during this era.

See all current exhibitions.

Fashion Culture

Image: Cover of Fashion Culture Spring 2017 Brochure

The Fashion Culture Spring 2017 program series features dynamic conversations from designer Tracy Reese, one of the founding editors of InStyle magazine Hal Rubenstein, and senior vice president and fashion director for luxury retailer Neiman Marcus, Ken Downing. Register for these programs and more on our Events page!

New Acquisitions

Image: Undercover, Ensemble, tan leather, silk chiffon, silk, nylon, metal, silk net, silk and cotton blend, silk satin, cork, rubber, and elastic, Spring 2015, Japan, Museum purchase, 2015.38.1
Take a look at our new acquisitions! Through fundraising efforts led by our Couture Council, MFIT is able to consistently acquire items from well-known designers both past and present. Learn how you can help support the activities of the Museum.

Black Fashion Designers Symposium

Cover illustration © Edward Wilkerson.
On Monday, February 6, mark you calendars to watch the livestream of our 17th fashion symposium, Black Fashion Designers. Join celebrity stylist June Ambrose, reporter Teri Agins, designers Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs, and models Bethann Hardison and Veronica Webb in this exploration of fashion, diversity and more!