Kobe Fashion Museum will present “Japanese men’s fashion – Origin of Men’s Fashion”.
In this exhibition, the history of man’s Japanese clothes from dress suits in early Meiji period, to military uniforms, formal uniforms in Meiji, Tisho, Showa period, and VAN, Edwards, Novelty etc. Through this exhibits, it explore the formation of men’s fashion from the beginning of the Western clothes.
Also as a related event, “History of the Penhaligon’s fragrance” exhibition about Penhaligon who was appointed “The Barber of Royal Warrant and perfumer” in the end of the Victorian era, symposiums, seminars and gallery talks will be held.
Japanese Men’s Fashion – Origin of Men’s fashion-
Date: October 11th, 2013 – January 7th, 2014
Opening hours: 10:00 – 18:00 (Entrance close at 17:30)
Place: Kobe Fashion Museum
Address: 2-9-1 Koyocho-naka, Higashinada, Kobe
Entrance fee: Adult 500 yen, Student & Senior 250 yen
Tel: +81 078 858 0050
Text: Satsuki Miyanishi