Collections


The museum holds an extensive collection of day wear, evening wear and wedding dresses.

The large Accessories Collection includes:

Hats                Gloves

Shoes                 Bags

Parasols              Fans

 

A significant number of these are on display throughout the Museum
and also in the dedicated Accessories Room

In the Dorset Craft Room local crafts are represented, some of which are still practised today

The Designer Corner showcases British designer Bruce Oldfield