WEDDING BELLE BLUES Reception and Presentation by Dr. Ashley Hasty
MAY 7, 2018
Gwynn Lounge (117 Gwynn Hall)
Exhibition Reception: 4:30pm
Ashley Hasty is a Columbia, MO native who received her Master of Science and PhD from the University of Missouri. From the beginning, her research has focused on wedding apparel: 1970s-80s second and subsequent weddings and WWII war brides. For the past seven years Ashley taught Apparel Merchandising classes at Indiana University before moving back to Missouri where she combines her love for literature, art, and fashion in her book-review website, HastyBookList.Com. Ashley will present an overview of nontraditional wedding apparel from recent history. Additional wedding attire will also be on display.
UPCOMING EXHIBITION: WEDDING BELLE BLUES
JUNE - AUGUST 2018
Filippello Exhibition Showcase, Gwynn Hall
Great Britain's May royal wedding heralds the commencement of the 2018 bridal season and the Missouri Historic Costume and Textile Collection celebrates with an exhibition highlighting over a century of bridal garments in non-traditional colors and styles.
Contributions to the MHCTC Endowment enable the continued maintenance of appropriate collection management standards, as well as support MHCTC's educational mission. Please contact the Office of Advancement for the College of Human Environmental Sciences at the address below or give directly to the Historic Costume Endowment online. Thank you for your generous support!
College of Human Environmental Sciences Office of Advancement
122 Gwynn Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: (573) 882-5142