Tag: Historic Costumes and Textiles Collection
The clip-on tie is a 20th-century invention and considered a more contemporary descendant of the traditional necktie. Gayle Strege shares a curious fashion discovery found in the Historic Costume and Textiles Collection at The Ohio State University that demonstrates why this menswear accessory might have been around much longer than we thought. One clip-on tie [...]
In Season 4 of “Downton Abbey,” it’s 1922 and the members of the fictional Crawley family are keeping pace with the times.
In this segment, we’ll talk about the fashion trends happening right here in Columbus during the Roaring ‘20s and explore some historic garments with Gayle Streg, curator of OSU’s Historic Costumes and Textiles Collection.