GT 500–2370 Manners and Costumes: Costume, Dress, Fashion
GT 500–2370 Costume. Folklore: Costume, Jewelry
NK 8800-9506 Textile fabrics. Textile printing. Textile design
PN 1995.9 Fashion in motion pictures
PN 2000–3307 Dramatic representation; stage and set design
PN 2067 Costuming for the stage
TS 1445 Textile fabrics
TT 490–696 Handicrafts. Arts and crafts: Clothing manufacture. Dressmaking. Tailoring
Following is a sample list of the most commonly used Library of Congress subject headings for costume or fashion research. Since Costume is an older term in use, more entries for historical titles will appear under this heading than for Clothing and dress. A comprehensive search should make use of both main headings.
Clothing and dress
These headings can also be subdivided by time period (century) and geographical location.
Clothing and dress-Great Britain
Narrower subject terms exist, including some of the following:
Clothing and dress measurements
Color in clothing
Nationalism in clothing