Laura Ashley: The Romantic Heroine
- The Bowes Museum |
- 21 Sep 2013 – 5 Jan 2014
- Free with National Art Pass.
- View venue & entry details
Celebrating 60 years of the iconic fashion designer who re-introduced the Pre-Raphaelite style to Modern Britain.
Laura Ashley’s romantic visions of a pastoral Britain helped transform the metropolitan woman into a floral tea-dressing country girl in the 1960s.
This exhibition examines Laura Ashley’s legacy and how her earthy designs have continued to influence the way women dress today.
Free entry with National Art Pass
(standard entry charge £9)
Jan – Feb, Nov – Dec, 10.30am – 4pm
Mar – Oct, 10.30am – 5pm
Closed 25 – 26 Dec
Book online: www.thebowesmuseum.org.uk
or call: 01833 690606