Culture curated for you! Discover Europeana Galleries!
Highlights of Europeana Fashion 21 images
Travel through Europe and see these depictions of Don Giovanni / Don Juan Hover to find out more about a gallery
Don Giovanni's tour of Europe 7 images
Art | Fashion | Music
The meaning of celebrity can be stretched to signify ‘fame’ in its absolute form: something that can be either linked to people, but to objects as well.
Celebrity fashion 20 images
Balls were an occasion to meet, chat, have fun and... show off! Browse this gallery to find the finest 19th and 20th century creations and toilettes for balls from Europeana Fashion Collection!
Clothes for the Ballroom 13 images
From the too big to the too small, fashion is a place where to experiment. Explore fashion design in its most extreme forms and let the eccentric blow your mind.
Eccentric Fashion 20 images
Celebrate springtime with the most shimmering flowers that you can find in Europeana Fashion archive!
Flowergems 9 images
Conquer the space with this astral selection of Europeana Fashion items perfect to reach to the stars!
Fashion Forward 17 images
Follow the rich plot thread of this embroidered selection of pieces from our collection! From the 17th century to the most contemporary designs, enjoy the beauty of embroidery.
Embroidery 21 images
From the traditional to the most cheerful one, have a look at the prints in our Europeana Fashion collection!
Prints 10 images
Discover the many forms and definitions of ‘uniform’ and the intricate relationship fashion establishes with power, representation and identity.
The Uniform 17 images
Sometimes just one colour is enough! Find your favourite in this multicoloured theme of monochrome pieces from Europeana Fashion's collection.
Colorblock 22 images
There are many less obvious ways in which animals contribute to fashion, and this theme focuses on all the designs from Europeana Fashion's collection which feature animals and beasts!
Animalier 22 images
Galas have been portrayed in stories and fairytales as pivotal moments in the articulation of the narrative, and the clothes designed for this events reflect the alluring atmosphere of these moments.
The Gala 21 images
Swimwear 15 images
Fashioning Performance 12 images
Do objects have a gender? The intricate relationship between fashion and identity can be explored through the stories of those objects that, for their appearance, history and use, are linked to the theme of gender.
Masculin Féminin 21 images
Art Nouveau jewellers styled fashionable pieces for their elite clients. Find out more in our Art Nouveau exhibition.
Art Nouveau jewellery 17 images
Art | Fashion
Ever since travelling became an accessible activity in the nineteenth century, 'travel time' has been made a fashionable event in its own right.
Fashion for Travel 21 images
We label many activities as 'leisure' - here are some of the outfits especially designed for these kinds of activities.
Sportswear 15 images
A glimpse into the history of menswear, as showcased in portraits and photographs of men of different times and places
Sartorial masculinity 9 images
Haute Couture is synonymous with craftsmanship and spectacle: this gallery gathers some of the most exquisite examples from the archive
Haute Couture 15 images
Fashion from the period between 1914 and 1918 era reflected the bygone days of the Époque, the war itself and the first waves of modernism. Rediscovering how these different styles could exist together and merge is a way of analysing society.
Fashion from WW1 17 images
Fashion | World War I
Winterwear 13 images
Over the centuries, fashion has been illustrated in order to disseminate it, fixing its charm on paper. From drawings to sketches, from plates to prints, discover the many techniques implied in imagining and reproducing fashion items, turning them into powerful images.
Paper fashion 12 images