Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Undressed : A Brief History of Underwear

Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear will open at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London on the 13th April. "Rosette Cheeks (exploded and capped)" by STRUMPET & PINK is included in both the exhibition and the accompanying catalogue.

"Rosette Cheeks (exploded and capped)" by STRUMPET & PINK. 100% pure silk chiffon. Image courtesy of Victoria & Albert Museum, London

16 April 2016 – 12 March 2017. This exhibition will address the practicalities of underwear and its role in the fashionable wardrobe whilst highlighting its sensual, sexual appeal. The exhibition will explore dress reformers and designers who argued for the beauty of the natural body, as well as entrepreneurs, inventors and innovators who have played a critical role in the development of increasingly more effective and comfortable underwear.

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