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Fashion Studies

A guide to doing historical, cultural, and social science research on fashion.

Other Fashion Studies Resources

As you begin your professional, academic career, it is important to get involved with professional organizations. Here are a few you may want to be involved with:
Costume Society of America

Fashion, Costume, and Visual Cultures Network


Fashion Studies Alliance

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Here is a list of museums in New York City that have Fashion, Textile, and Costume Collections:

The Brooklyn Museum

The Cooper Hewitt

The Metropolitan Museum of Art


The Museum of the City of New York

The Museum at FIT