Hello ACI Readers, my name is Hannah Gur-Arie, Curatorial Intern of Fashion Design at the Phoenix Art Museum and now a guest contributor to the Arizona Costume Institute Website. 

As of late, fashion history has been making headlines  with some interesting and exciting news all across the board! Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Curator announces his retirement after fifteen years, being a trailblazer in the fashion museum scene. The next article takes a closer look at designer-specific museums all over the world, featuring the best designs ranging over the designers career, including Dior, Armani, Gucci, and more. Finally, take a sneak peek into the updated vaults at FIT to see how they house  their growing collection and to get a better look into where these fashion pieces call home. 

 Here are three must read articles that will catch you up:  

Metropolitan Museum Of Art's Costume Institute Curator, Harold Koda, Announces Plans To Retire

Mus é e Christian Dior, Granville, France

Musée Christian Dior, Granville, France