It is not the day of Kings nor is it a secret admirer who has advanced his scolding of Valentine. No, we are not in the day of the Holy Innocents. He Metropolitan Museum of Art has made available to us 20 books on fashion for free download. Exactly, you read correctly, completely free!
No cheating or cardboard. There are more than 425 titles that MET offers selflessly To all those interested in art, fashion or culture, decide to browse their online library.
Among the fashion examples you can find some relics that relate the beginnings of Christian Dior or even that house among its pages the best designs of the designer. Others focus on specific issues such as Haute Couture or the influence of the East, faithfully describe fashion and vestments of the 18th and 19th centuries or they have authors among which stand out the one of the former editor of Vogue and Harper's Bazaar, Diana Vreeland, or the curator of the Constume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Harold Koda.
Apparently The free download of these books has no expiration date and the MET plans to make them available in its library per saecula saeculorum, although I, just in case, I will free up space on the hard drive.