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A Shoe Story

Start Date 23 May 2012
End Date 16 June 2012
Venue Manama Mall
Location Bahrain
Curator Fashion History Museum

The exhibition will showcase examples of footwear spanning the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, offering shoppers and visitors a unique opportunity to glimpse footwear reflecting the ideals held during each particular time period.

The collection will include shoes that decorated the feet of Lauren Becall, one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World, Virginia Katherine McMath, Hollywood’s highest paid star of 1942 and Imelda Marcos, world-renowned for her extensive shoe collection, in addition to other fascinating show pieces.