What We Wore
Daily Activities at What We Wore
Explore a changing exhibit of garments and their stories in What We Wore, a collections platform showcasing the rich collection of clothing and accessories at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation®.
Featured Collection January 2020 through May 2020:
A Matter of Emphasis shows how fashion trends can highlight--or manipulate--the human form. It opens on January 17th and runs through mid-May. Check out the puffy 1830s sleeves, an 1880s bustle, the slim, straight silhouette of the 1920s, and the 1950s “hourglass” look. Learn the behind-the-scenes “secrets” that made these fashionable looks possible.