Exhibition Spotlight: 1920s Jazz Age Fashion & Photographs

Those living in or visiting London soon have the opportunity to visit the Fashion & Textile Museum’s 1920s Jazz Age Fashion & Photographs, on view until January 15, 2017. The exhibition highlights an exquisite selection of pieces from the museum’s collections and on loan.

There are a lot of wonderful events happening in collaboration with the museum, including a Jazz Dancing workshop on November 9th, a talk Icons of the Jazz Age: The Dolly Sisters on November 10th and a fan making workshop on the 12th! More information and events can be found here and here.


A photography by James Abbe of the famous Dolly Sisters, 1923. Source: Private Collection ©James Abbe Archive.


Sequined and beaded evening dress, 1928-1930. In the collection of the Fashion & Textile Museum, London. © Tessa Hallman/Collection Cleo & Mark Butterfield.

Jeanne Hallée evening gown, c. 1912.