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Philadelphia Museum of Art’s, Perelman Building Exhibit, “Wear Words: Text in Fashion”

This exhibit, Wear Words: Text in Fashion, is currently on display in the Perelman Building of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It is concise and packs a punch with its thoughtful exhibit items. It explores the ways in which fashion can communicate through the use of text or letters on the body. Some items of particular note for Femme Fashion Forward’s area of study were the following handkerchiefs and lingerie:

 

Handkerchief

Mid-19th to Early 20th Century Handkerchiefs

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