Visitors can explore this collection of drawings and sketches produced by the New York firm André Fashion Studios in the 1930s and early 1940s. The site "aims to inspire today’s designers while also documenting the significant role of New York’s fashion industry in the history of 20th-century fashion."
The Parson's New School for Design libraries have digitized over 1,500 fashion design sketches from the archival collections of Claire McCardell, Norman Norell and Mildred Orrick with the intent of documenting the history of 20th century American Fashion. "The images that comprise the Fashion Design History Database reflect the metamorphosis of women's fashion from the 1920s through the 1970s. Exploring themes of functionality and form, the designers whose work is represented in the database de
This extraordinary collection supported by the University of the Creative Arts allows visitors to explore the work of British fashion designer Zandra Rhodes through a selection of 500 her pieces and hundreds of her fashion illustrations dating from the 1960s to the present.
"Valentino Garavani, legendary fashion designer, has defined a unique world of couture for almost half a century. Over 5000 documents have been installed in a spectacular 3D Palazzo. After downloading the desktop application each visitor can create their unique route through the galleries, to discover and enjoy every aspect of Valentino's extraordinary world."