Fashionable: The Life and Fame of Edith Head

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Bartlett Public Library District
Meeting Room

Event Details

Historian Jim Gibbons will discuss the life and fame of Academy Award winning costumer designer Edith Head and the famous Hollywood stars she worked with, such as Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Ingrid Bergman, Cary Grant, and more. Gibbons will explain how Head set a trend in the fashion industry, transforming it into the iconic presence it holds today. As Head said, “Fashion is a language. Some know it, some learn it, some never will—like an instinct.”
Event Type(s): Adult Program