“Why They Wore It” Luncheon Series

Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Yorba Linda, CA

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The Nixon Library is hosting an exciting seven-part speaker and luncheon series, featuring six knowledgeable titans of the fashion industry, including those who designed gowns for First Ladies, and those who wrote about, critically reviewed and drew attention to them.

Each luncheon menu will include courses that First Ladies served to their White House guests.

Each lecture will begin with a brief original film that reviews the styles of the First Ladies under discussion, set to popular music of the time period.


Wednesday, August 22nd

11 AM lecture

12 Noon luncheon

Michael Faircloth has developed a worldwide clientele for custom garment design and has become a leader in the arts and fashion community. Mr. Faircloth will discuss his work with Laura Bush and other members of this presidential family.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.