Fashion History

Learn about Nashville fashion industry and designers who made rhinestone outfits for stars from Elvis to Johnny Cash designed Manuel and Nudie. How fashion and rhinestones propelled country music and how a Nashville based GENESCO shoe made hundreds of thousands of shoes a year and the iconic Duck Head brand started here after the Civil War. Hear stories of May Hosiery Mill including their manufacture of sock for every American Space mission to the moon company once owned Tiffany’s and Bonwit Teller. See outfits of the Country Music Hall of Fame stars.

Private tours may be booked for a maximum of 10 guests and are 2 hours in duration. More time and guests may be requested for an additional fee.