The other day I discovered a wonderful website — the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising Museum’s blog! FIDM is located in Los Angeles, but you can visit their blog here for a taste of what the museum’s collection is like if you can’t get over there any time soon!
Not only do they post pictures of interesting, gorgeous historical garments regularly, but there’s always a bit of background on each item; something for your mind as well as your eyes!
And of course, here are two of my favorite items from their more recent posts:
Here’s the link again: http://blog.fidmmuseum.org/museum/. Go and have a look — it’s definitely worth your while!