The POSH Sale

Sponsored by The Costume & Textile Society of the Wadsworth Atheneum
Museum of Art

The next POSH event will be held November 7 – 9, 2014, at the Design Center, 1429 Park Street, Hartford.

The Costume & Textile Society is currently collecting donations of designer, vintage, and couture clothing for men, women, and children. Shoes, purses, hats, linens, fabrics/textiles, and jewelry are all very much appreciated.

Inquiries about donating to POSH or general questions about the event should be directed to Helen Hodgman, Event Chair, at (860) 243-3033. Your consideration of this fundraising event is most appreciated.

Check back soon for more details about the next POSH sale!

Learn more about the Costume & Textile Society.


From Our Collection

1808, Trumbull 1840, Michel 1889, Gauguin Eliasson, 2000

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First Thursdays: 11 am – 8 pm

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Adults: $10
Seniors (age 62+): $8
Students (age 13 & over or with college ID): $5
Children (age 12 & under): Free
First Thursdays (from 5-8 pm): $5