Dressed: The History of Fashion

Dressed: The History of Fashion

With over 7 billion people in the world, we all have one thing in common. Every day we all get dressed. Join Dressed as we explore the social and cultural histories behind the who, what, when of why we wear.... Show More
September 10, 2020 24 min

We cover everything from smart wool to stylin' penguins in this week's discussion that also includes what is happening in the world of online fashion auctions, vintage department store catalogs, and must watch docu-series.

  • Knit for Nature: https://scoop.upworthy.com/109-year-old-spent-his-final-years-knitting-tiny-sweaters-for-injured-penguins
  • Smart Wool: https://www.seas.harvard.edu/news/2020/09/wool-material-can-remember-and-change-shape
  • Glasses masks: https://www.wiresglasses.com/masks-all
  • Art of Style: https://www.amazon.com/Art-of-Style/dp/B07CLFS1J2
  • Fashion and textile auction houses: https://augusta-auction.com/ , https://www.kerrytaylorauctions.com/
  • 1911 Harrods for Everything catalog: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/61985
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