McCord Museum

Expo 67: one square-toed pump in the past, a giant fashion leap forward

It’s a given that Expo 67 was the dawn of a bright new era for Montreal, a beacon to the future – in fashion, arts, architecture, technology and society in general. But it might come as a surprise that much of the fashion on display at Fashioning Expo 67, the new exhibition at the McCord [...]

By | March 19th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Expo 67: one square-toed pump in the past, a giant fashion leap forward

Eleganza: must-see Italian fashion exhibition opens at McCord Museum

Quality and craftsmanship: those are the pillars of Italian fashion we all know and talk about. But a visit to Eleganza, the new exhibition at the McCord Museum, also shows off the glamour, elegance, romance, whimsy and frequent funkiness of Italian fashion. For glamour and elegance, look no further than Tom Ford’s plunging, slinky white [...]

By | May 25th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Eleganza: must-see Italian fashion exhibition opens at McCord Museum