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Video: Underneath it all at The Frick Pittsburgh’s “Undressed” exhibit

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop

Lingerie is at the forefront of the new exhibit at the Frick Pittsburgh in Point Breeze with its latest offering — “Undressed: A History of Fashion in Underwear,” from London’s Victoria and Albert Museum.

The Frick is the only North American venue for this exhibit, which is organized into thematic sections, such as health and hygiene (including corsets and women’s health), underwear designed for performance (like sports, pregnancy, or extreme climates), volume (creating a fashionable silhouette), and support (bras and girdles), with other sections devoted to hosiery, luxury lingerie, relaxation and loungewear, revelation, temptation and transformation.

The exhibit runs Oct. 21 through Jan. 7, 2018. For the full story, see here .

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
The latest exhibit at the Frick Pittsburgh is 'Undressed: A History of Fashion in Underwear' which opens Oct. 21 and runs through Jan. 14, 2018
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