Lecture: The House of Worth: Dressing Litchfield
Date: August 30, 2015
Time: 3:00pm
Location: Litchfield History Museum
Age(s): All
Fee: Free for members; $5 for non-members
Registration: Yes, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Description: The fashions of an era reflect the times in which they were created. Join guest curator, Karen DePauw, as she explores the influence of WWI on the couture fashions of the house of Worth, Paris's first haute couturier. The war not only affected designs, but also the future of the Parisian couture industry in the years following.