Fabulous 1950's Fashion

From Saturday 15th November 2014 10:00 to Wednesday 31st December 2014 16:30

Discover how fashion designers and film stars influenced everyday style in the 1950s. Free with museum admission.

Supported with exhibits from Norfolk Museum Services own amazing Costume and Textile Collection, this temporary, travelling show will highlight how film star glamour and couture design filtered down into everyday life. The exhibition includes costume and accessories from the period, and a repro rock and roll jukebox.

  • Saturday 13th December - visitors can take inspiration from the style of the period and take part in a felting workshop, making a felt flower brooch or sputnik rocket badge for a Christmas gift.
  • Saturday 20th December - moving robots making for the Christmas tree and 50s style badges for stocking fillers.

The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell is open Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4.30pm. Admission prices apply.

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Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell, Bridewell Alley, Norwich, NR2 1AQ

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