Historical Fashion Collection

Collection Metadata


Historical Fashion Collection


Clothing and Accessories
Clothing and Dress
Clothing Trade - History
Fashion - History
Fashion History - 18th Century
Fashion History - 19th Century
Fashion History - 20th Century
Fashion Retail - History


Historical Fashion Collection supports the mission of the institution by greatly enhancing the quality of the education in the Fashion Department and addressing the international diversity of the institution as the greater Houston area.


Houston Community College System
Black Satin and Chiffon Dress With Fur
Unknown designer, 1960-1969
Leonard, Silver Metallic Silk Brocade Dress
Daniel Tribouillard, 1935-, Designer, 1970-1979
Rykiel Homme, Apricot Velour Long Sleeve Collared Shirt
Sonia Rykiel, 1930-2016, Designer, 1990-1999
Diesel, Beige Nylon Puffer Coat
Renzo Rosso, 1955-, Founder and Designer, 1990-1999
Leonard Arkin, Black and Green Silk Dress and Coat
Leonard Arkin, Designer
, 1960-1969
Rina Barbagli, Brown and Gray Tweed Dress Suit Set
Rina Barbagli, Designer, 1950-1959
Lee-Vic, Dark Brown Suede Vest
Lee-Vic Industries Inc., New York, 1960-1979
Jeanne Marc, Champagne Silk Satin Bodysuit
Jeanne Allen, Designer
Marc Grant, Designer
, 1990-1999
Irene, Black Wool Jacket and Skirt
Irene, 1901-1962, Designer, 1940-1949
Bill Blass, Tan Colored Cashmere Coat
Bill Blass for Maurice Rentner, 1922-2002, Designer, 1960-1969
Issey Miyake, Blue Polyester Pleated Scarf
Issey Miyake, 1938-2022, Designer, 1990-1999
Carol Lane Saber, Blue Silk Shantung Floral Ensemble
Carol Lane Saber, 1935-, Designer, 1980-1989
Galanos, Brown Jumpsuit
James Galanos, 1924-2016, Designer, 1980-1989
Tina Leser, Indian Brocade Silk Gown
Tina Leser, 1910-1986, Custom Design for Isabell Gerhart, 1960-1969
Galliano, Brown Tee Shirt
John Galliano, 1960-, Designer , 2000-2010
Romeo Gigli, Black Chenille Men's Jacket
Romeo Giglio, 1949-, Designer, 1980-1989
Black Silk Bodice
Unknown designer, 1890-1899
Giorgio Armani Le Collezioni, Light Blue Pantsuit
Giorgio Armani, 1934-, Designer
, 1990-1999
Louis Féraud, Blue Metallic Dress
Louis Féraud, 1920-1999, Designer, 1980-1989
Tadashi Shoji, Navy Ruched Gown
Tadashi Shoji, 1948-, Designer, 1990-1999
Melinda Eng, Black Dress
Melinda Eng, Designer, 1990-1999
Genny, Black Silk Dress
Genny, 1980-1989
Giorgio Armani, Black Striped Acrylic Blend Jacket
Giorgio Armani, 1934-, Designer, 1990-1999
Derek Lam, Blue Silk Pleated Day Dress
Derek Lam, 1964-, Designer, 2000-2009
Nina Ricci, Purple and Black Gingham Pattern Wool Dress and Top
Nina Ricci, 1883-1970, Designer, 1960-1969
Badgley Mischka, Tan Rayon Blend Lace Strapless Dress
Badgley Mischka, 1960-, Designer, 2010-2019
Emanuel Ungaro, Navy Acetate Blend Ruched Evening Gown
Emanuel Ungaro, 1933-2019, Designer, 1980-1989
Yuki, Purple Silk Bridal Satin Cocktail Dress with Cape
Yuki Torimaru, 1937-, Designer, 1980-1989
Thierry Mugler, Lavender Acetate Blend Pantsuit
Thierry Mugler, 1948-2022, Designer, 2000-2010
Angelo Tarlazzi, Black Pinstriped Wool Blend Suit Set
Angelo Tarlazzi, 1942-, Designer, 1990-1999
Marcel Marongiu, Black Wool Blend Ensemble
Marcel Marongiu, 1963-, Designer, 1990-1999
Ralph Lauren, Brown and Tan Wool Three Button Blazer Jacket
Ralph Lauren, 1939-, Designer, 1990-1999
Jean Colonna, Red Cotton Sleeveless Dress
Jean Colonna, 1955-, Designer, 2000-2010
Chanel, Orange Cotton Custom Brass Button Dress
Coco Chanel, 1883-1971, Founder and Designer,
Karl Lagerfeld, 1933-2019, Creative Director and Designer
, 1980-1989
Estévez, Pink Chiffon Off-Shoulder Gown and Waist Sash
Luis Estévez, 1930-2014, 1960-1969
Leonard, Multicolored Skirt Suit
Leonard , 2000-2009
Christian Dior, Navy Wool Nylon Blend Abstract Floral Bodice Dress
Christian Dior, 1905-1957, Designer, 1960-1969
Geoffrey Beene, Navy Polka-Dot Silk Dress and Belt
Geoffrey Beene, 1927-2004, Designer, 1970-1979
Valentino, Pink and Black Floral Pattern Matelassé Skirt Set
Valentino Garavani, 1932-, Designer, 1980-1989
Givenchy, Teal Iridescent Silk Taffeta Moiré with Black Velvet Gown
Hubert de Givenchy, 1927-2018, Designer, 1980-1989
View all 526 items