Space Age Fashion: an interview with Sarah Jean Culbreth


Cardin's 1968 collection for men and women was predicated on the comfort he felt would be necessary to future space exploration. Jack Burlot / Sygma / Getty Images

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing and we are joined by Sarah Jean Culbeth to discuss the space age fashions of Pierre Cardin.

Additional Reading

  • Hesse, Jean-Pascal. Pierre Cardin: 60 Years of Innovation. New York: Assouline, 2010.
  • Mears, Patricia, ed. Expedition: Fashion from the Extreme. New York: Thames & Hudson, 2017.