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Girls' Night Out: Shoe Fashion History

  • Museum of Old Newbury 98 High Street (map)

Girls’ Night Out

Costume historian Lois Valeo returns for the latest installment of her popular "Girls' Night Out" series, focusing on the fashion history of shoes.  From handmade silk slippers to factory produced stilettos, shoes have long been an indispensable component of a fashionable outfit.

Lois Valeo is a retired instructor in fashion history at Southern New Hampshire University.  She is a member of the Museum of Old Newbury’s Board of Directors, and cares for the museum’s extensive collection of clothing and accessories dating from the 18th-20th centuries.

Reception 6:30pm
Program 7:00pm

Limited space; reservations required. Contact 978-462-2681 or

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