Fashion History

Learn about fashion and adornment from ancient times to today.


This course includes learning about:

  • why specific fashions were worn in different time periods,
  • what makes fashion styles change and reappear from year to year,
  • how the development of technology has changes the fashion industry, and
  • fashion designers who have been successful world-wide.

A sampling of assignments for this course include:

  • Review of movies during the 20th century and fashions worn
  • Comparing fashions from the past with today's fashions
  • Fashion designer project (research and presentation)
  • (Of course there will be exams, in-class activities)

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