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Floral in Fashion & Talk: Botanical Couture: From Garden to Garment

Friday, July 19, 2024 8am to 4pm

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  • Monday, July 22, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 23, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 24, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Thursday, July 25, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Friday, July 26, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Monday, July 29, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 30, 2024 8am to 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 31, 2024 8am to 4pm
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, Exhibition: DeGolyer House | Talk: A Tasteful Place View map Venue Admission Fee + Parking
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Two fabulous events featuring the UNT CVAD Texas Fashion Collection at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden — an exhibition and Director's Talk!

 

Link: "Floral in Fashion"

June 1-Aug. 4
Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.–4 p.m. • Sunday noon-4 p.m.

Location: DeGolyer House at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Pricing: Included with admission or membership

Explore the history of floral fashion with a curated exhibit from Annette Becker, director of the Texas Fashion Collection at UNT. The pieces range from depictions of hibiscus flowers, “Bette Ann,” symbolizing Hawaiian glamorous leisure vacations, to a modern “Aloha” ensemble highlighting Hawaiian-inspired Japanese streetwear.



Talk at the Dallas Arboretum's A Tasteful Place

Link: "Botanical Couture: From Garden to Garment" by Annette Becker & Megan Proska"

June 19 • 6-8 p.m.
Location: A Tasteful Place at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
Pricing: Adult member $10 | Adult guest $15

Delve into the captivating history of floral fashion with Annette Becker, director of the Texas Fashion Collection. Additionally, learn the secrets of cultivating the exotic tropical plants that have inspired couture looks from Megan Proska, associate vice president of horticulture, DABG. Indulge your senses with two tastings of tantalizing tropical treats and sip on a refreshing fruity mocktail as you immerse yourself in the vibrant beauty of summertime in paradise.

Guests are encouraged to wear their favorite floral fashion.

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