Category: embroidery

London and Paris exhibitions: Balenciaga, Pierre et Gilles, Leandro Erlich and more

Balenciaga evening dress, 1954, and X ray photo by Nick Veaney at V&A Museum. Photo Ruth Eaton
The winter months, when it’s cold and damp, seem particularly suited to visiting exhibitions (a favourite pastime for yours truly anyway) so here are a few recommendations of (fashion/textile-related) shows worth catching before they close if you’re in London or Paris.   Here in my home city, “Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion” is showing until February 18th 2018 at th...