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Costume History and Fashion Design

This guide contains research resources for costume and fashion history, fashion design and theater costuming

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Costume and Fashion Databases for Journal Articles


Search the databases below for journal articles on fashion, costume and designers.

Country or Period Search Examples
: France AND costume (or dress, or clothing, or fashioin), France AND Baroque AND costume, Spain AND Medieval AND costume, Victorian AND costume, "Art Deco" AND fashion; Accessories AND Renaissance; shoes AND Roccoco. 
*Designer Search Examples:  (last name, first name)  Balenciaga, Cristobal; Klein, Calvin.
*Other keyword search examples: "textile design" AND history; fashion AND men AND Europe; "fashion accessories"
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