Tag: Historic Costumes and Textiles Collection

Web Exclusive: Eastern Europe Meets 1920s Fashion

Web Exclusive: Eastern Europe Meets 1920s Fashion

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gayle Strege, curator of OSU’s Historic Costume and Textiles Collection, shows us one dress that fits this description.

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Web Exclusive: A Curious Clip-On

Web Exclusive: A Curious Clip-On

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 [...]

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The Columbus Fashion Story

The Columbus Fashion Story

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

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.

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