Exhibits & Collections

The Lasell Fashion Collection (LFC) has solid representation between the later part of the 19th and the early part of the 20th centuries. Included in this assortment are bodices, ensembles, outerwear, wedding attire, and accessories.

The highlights of the LFC include fifty high fashion handmade gowns from Yolanda Cellucci the previous owner of (Yolanda's) a Waltham, MA retail establishment for fine clothing and bridal attire. Forty-five Arnold Scaasi designs dating between the 1960's through the 1980's, and fifty pieces of CC41 British dress from World War II which includes female garments and accessories donated to Lasell College from The Museum of Fine Arts- Boston, Ma.

Most recently items from the LFC have been featured at the Larz Anderson Auto Museum in Brookline, MA "The Art Italian Style and design" 2008, "The American Automobile" 2009, "Curve Appeal" 2010, "Dream, Expression, Obsession" 2011.

The Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation in Waltham, MA, "Frontline Fashion", 2011. An exhibition which highlighted the associations between military attire and fashion from the Vietnam era through present day.

The American Textile History Museum in Lowell, MA, 2010 "Grace and Glamour: 1930's Fashion" The ATHM borrowed items from the LFC for this exhibition.

Fashion Collection at Lasell College

  • Fashion Collection at Lasell College
  • Fashion Collection at Lasell College
  • Fashion Collection at Lasell College

News Highlight

Lasell College Fashion Students Ready to Show their Skills in Runway 2016  Monday, April 25, 2016After a year of sketching, sewing and planning – students have one night to show their talents and highlight their hard work in the annual Runway fashion show. Lasell’s Fashion Department will host its 27th annual runway show this weekend with an Undergraduate Show on April 29 and the Senior Collection Show on April 30. Both events begin at 7pm at the Athletic Center.

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