The Suit: Form, Function and Style
- Venue: National Museums Scotland
- Date: 19 Mar '17
- Time: 14:00 - 15:00
- Price: Free- tickets required
- Showing Notes: Auditorium, Level 1. Age 14+
- Venue Address: Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF
For over 400 years the tailored suit has dominated wardrobes the world over. Its simple forms, inspired by royal, military, religious and professional clothing, have provided a functional and often elegant uniform for modern life. Join Professor Chris Breward as he discusses the suit’s place in modern culture and the fascination in which it is held.