Museum at FIT

Museum at FIT to Spotlight Nightlight Queen Susanne Bartsch


New York—She’s been rightly billed as the “Queen of New York Nightlife” since the 1980s and Susanne Bartsch still holds court over … [Read more...]

FIT’s Exposed: A History of Lingerie to Offer Plenty of Lacy Inspiration


New York—Madonna might have kicked off the underwear-as-outwear trend back in the '80s, but she certainly didn’t invent … [Read more...]

FIT Museum Gets the Boot


New York--These boots are made for viewing.Stomp on over to the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology for its “Boots: … [Read more...]

The Shoe Fits at FIT’s “Shoe Obsession”


New York—As if any woman needs an excuse to go look at shoes, the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology presents “Shoe … [Read more...]

FIT’s “E-Museum” Relaunches, Bigger Than Ever

Online finds at MFIT Collections: Wool and silk scarf, Date: 1820-1850

New York—Where else can you search online through more than 875 images of more than 600 pieces of fashion—from apparel to … [Read more...]

“Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution” on View at FIT

Trimfit tights “inspired by Twiggy” in original packaging, nylon, paper, 1967-69. USA, gift of Dorothy T. Globus.  Photograph ©The Museum at FIT.

New York—As “Mad Men” makes it much anticipated return to the small screen this month, the styles and themes of the 1960s are once … [Read more...]

Icon Simon Doonan to Speak at FIT About…Being an Icon

Simon Doonan to speak at FIT about Being an Icon

New York—Check out The Museum at FIT’s upcoming talk with Simon Doonan, Tuesday, November 8.The event is both a Museum Fashion … [Read more...]

“Daphne Guinness” Opens at Museum at FIT

Daphne Guinness

New York--Designer Tom Ford called her “one of the—if not the—most stylish women living.” He might be biased, having co-authored … [Read more...]