Featuring designs by Pierre Cardin, Cristóbal Balenciaga, Oscar de la Renta, Geoffrey Beene, and moreView Slideshow >>
Haute in PhiladelphiaExperience the drama and glamour of some of the most creative feminine fashions ever designed, from romantic ball gowns to audacious contemporary ensembles, and everything in between. See how designers have used color and pattern, shape and volume, draping, metallics, and embellishments to continually reinvent the art form. The pieces in the exhibition—daywear, bridal wear, and more—showcase the Museum’s outstanding costume collection. Many are on view for the first time.