Interior Design and Fashion Merchandising’s Wardrobe to Envy


Two mannequins wearing dresses from the TCU garment collection, one red and one black.

Two dresses from the TCU Garment Collection.

Clothing collections can provide valuable visual and hands-on experiences for students studying fashion merchandising, and TCU’s nearly 2,500 costumes and accessories dating back to the 1850s provide insight into decades of fashion for women, men and children. From textiles and construction techniques to sizes and styles, variations in fashion mirror changes in technology, lifestyle, economics and politics.

Read more about the TCU garment and costume collection at TCU This Week.