What's On: May 2016

Find out all the Fashion and Style exhibitions and events on in the UK this month:

(Those marked with * are new this month)

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Sunday 1st May: London Muslim Lifestyle Show - Olympia 

*Tuesday 3rd May: Menswear Study Day - Jewish Museum 

Thursday 5th May:

*Missoni Exhibition Preview with Luca Missoni - Fashion and Textile Museum

*Ladies Pampering Night & Lingerie Show - Park Plaza 

*FashTech Talks: My Dream About AI - Second Home, 68-80 Hanbury Street

Friday 6th May - 4th September:

*Missoni Art Colour Exhibition - Fashion and Textile Museum 

*Curator's Talk: Missoni Art Colour - Fashion and Textile Museum

*Screen Style: The Royal Tenenbaums - National Portrait Gallery

*Bella Freud in Conversation - V&A

*Wednesday 11th May: Couture Inside Out: 1950s Paris & London - Fashion and Textile Museum 

*Thursday 12th May: Missoni & Italian Art - Fashion and Textile Museum 

Friday 13th May:

*Screen Style: A Single Man - National Portrait Gallery 

*Savage Beauty: One Year On - V&A

Until Friday 13th May: Spotlight on Fashion: The Exhibition - Dulwich Picture Gallery

*Wednesday 18th May: When Fashion was on a Ration, 1941-49 - Chelsea Library

Thursday 19th May:

*Counter-Culture Late with Joanna Payton - Jewish Museum 

*Dark Victory: When Vogue Came of Age - National Portrait Gallery

Until Sunday 22nd May: Vogue 100: A Century of Style - National Portrait Gallery

Saturday 28th May:

*Fashion Undressed - Southbank Centre

Until Tuesday 31st May: Fashion Rules: Restyled - Kensington Palace


*Friday 6th May - Saturday 7th May: Byres Road Fashion Show - Hillhead Library, Glasgow

Until Sunday 8th May: Do I Look Good in This? - Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery, Alnwick

*Thursday 12th May - Friday 13th May: Aurora Fashion Show 2016 - Doncaster Dome

*Monday 23rd May - Tuesday 24th May: Manchester Fashion Week - Place Aparthotel, Manchester


Continuing On 


Until Sunday 19th June: Moses, Mods and Mr Fish - Jewish Museum

Until Saturday 25th June: World Ikat Textiles: Ties That Bind - Brunei Gallery 

Until Saturday 16h July: Laboratory 12 - Fashion Space Gallery

Until 12th March 2017: Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear - V&A


*Friday 13th May - Sunday 27th November: Fashion & Freedom -Manchester Art Gallery

Until Sunday 3rd July: Something Borrowed, Something Blue: Wedding Gowns From The Collection - The Old Sunday School, Macclesfield

Until Sunday 9th October: Schiaparelli and Thirties Fashion - Manchester Art Gallery

Until Sunday 6th November: Behind the Scenes - Fashion Museum, Bath

Until 1st January 2018: A History of Fashion in 100 Objects - Fashion Museum, Bath

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