Monday, 15th December 2014
Women Fashion Power: M&S Company Archive features in new exhibition at Design Museum in London
Exploring how women in power have used fashion to define and enhance their position in the world, the exhibition launched on Wednesday 29 October and runs until 26 April 2015.
Designed by the world-renowned architect, Zaha Hadid, the exhibition brings together exclusive interviews, an immersive multimedia journey and unique historic pieces of clothing to form the most wide-ranging presentation of modern fashion ever to be shown in the UK. Discover how women from Dame Vivienne Westwood to Natalie Massenet and Princess Diana to Anne Hidalgo have used fashion as an important tool of self-expression and empowerment to build reputation, attract attention and assert authority.
From Samantha Cameron’s 125 dress to stunning 1940s prints, get a glimpse of what our fantastic collection has to offer with a selection of previously unseen treasures from the archive.
So don’t miss this chance to see how M&S features in “the most wide-ranging presentation of modern fashion ever to be shown in the UK”.