The University of Brighton Dress History Teaching Collection aims to offer all students and staff at the University of Brighton direct access to closely examine and photograph historical and world fabrics and garments while encouraging the use of the collection within material culture research. Please read below more detailed descriptions of the materials within the collection and case studies of these materials, as well as important information about copyright.
Curator: Prof. Emerita Lou Taylor
Digital Editor: Jade Bailey-Dowling
Details on the content and collection policies.
Details on copyright, access, storage and use of the collection.
Navigating The Collection at the University of Brighton.
Research in the Dress History Teaching Collection.
Teaching collection number TEAF 329: Introduction to the collection, the web site and use of the images (Prof Lou Taylor).
Selected images from the collection.
A selection of photographs from the collection.
The Dress History Teaching Collection thanks the donors.