Ivy Style exhibit opens at The Museum at FIT

University blazers with traditional embroidered crests.

Ivy Style, the latest exhibition at The Museum at FIT, celebrates the style of the Ivy League.

Catching up with John Bartlett


John Jones talks to designer John Bartlett about his collections at Bon-Ton and his dog rescue charity.

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Spring 2012 Off to a Great Start in New York City


  New York’s fashion week got a little jump start on Wednesday, before the official opening of Mercedes Benz’s Lincoln Center venue on Thursday. The Couture Council of the Museum at FIT hosted its annual luncheon at Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater. The room was filled with the kind of ladies who actually wear […]

Vivienne Westwood exhibition opens at The Museum at FIT

Vivienne Westwood logo

When I moved to New York City in 1984, I’d just missed the heyday of the Mudd Club and, although CBGB’s was still going strong, we FIT students were strident devotees of Danceteria and Limelight. Music and fashion were transitioning from aggressive punk and New Wave into the more commercial and poppy MTV-ruled era of […]