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US History Through Fashion

Why do fashion designers study history? The answer lies in the fact that world events and the state of our planet directly influences what people wear. Trend forecasters pay close attention to social movements, politics, art, war, the economy, and technological innovations. From haute couture to fast fashion, this word search puzzle shows students how designers and apparel manufacturers are influenced by history, and what we can learn about our own fashion styles today.

Suggested FIDM Presentation: Fabric of America: US History Through Fashion

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