Fashion on the Ration: 1940s Street Style

Exhibition at the Imperial War Museum, in London.

5 March – 31 August 2015

From ‘onesies’ to wear in the air raid shelter to jewellery created from aeroplane parts – Fashion on the Ration looks at how fashion survived and even flourished under the strict rules of rationing in 1940s Britain, often in new and unexpected ways.

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