The Wonderful World of Fashion

Year 10 Textiles students visit Platt Hall Costume Museum in Manchester

Year 10 Textiles students visited Platt Hall Costume Museum in Manchester. The museum had beautiful garments dating from the early 1900 right up to present day. The students were lucky enough to see designs by Chanel, Vivienne Westwood and Alexander McQueen.


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There was also a special exhibition of wedding dresses called ‘Something Blue’ which explores a hundred years of bridal fashion from the Gallery of Costume’s collections.


The students then went on to the Trafford centre to carry out an important shop survey for their GCSE controlled assessment.