Oklahoma City, OK
For Immediate Release
WHAT: Private unveiling of our newest exhibit "Return of Elegance: An Evening Wear Collection"
WHEN: Monday, Aug. 8th at 10 a.m.
WHERE: Oklahoma History Center - We'll meet under the Winnie Mae. Then tour this new exhibit. The curator of textiles, Jill Holt will conduct the tour and be available for interviews.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: "The Return of Elegance: An Evening Wear Collection" is the latest fashion exhibit at the Oklahoma History Center. The exhibit showcases 29 evening gowns from the textile collection of the Oklahoma Historical Society. Many of the gowns were worn by Oklahoma women at inaugural balls, society events, and other special occasions. Also featured in the exhibit are fashion accessories including footwear and evening bags. The featured gowns will cover the period of 1912 to 1985.