Hang in There! Fashioning Storage Mounts for Costume

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Title

Hang in There! Fashioning Storage Mounts for Costume

Description

The Museum at FIT’s conservation team addressed sculptural and oversized pieces that cannot be stored on average hangers in a paper titled "Hang in There! Fashioning Storage Mounts for Costume," which they presented at the 7th International Mountmakers Forum on October 28, 2020.
In this video, conservator Ann Coppinger describes a mount to support strapless garments and explains how two customized hanging mounts for recently acquired Comme des Garçons ensembles were made.

Publisher

The Museum at FIT

Date Created

2020-10-28

Length

9:34:00

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