Support the Texas Fashion Collection

The TFC collects couture, high fashion, and principal ready-to-wear designs by American and international designers and is run solely off of donations. Please see below for information about how to donate to the TFC. The TFC has benefitted from and appreciates a long history of generous donations of garments and dress-related objects.

Object Donations

Financial gifts to the Texas Fashion Collection are made through the College of Visual Arts and Design and the University of North Texas. Contributions support collections care and conservation materials as well as new acquisitions to add diversity to and complement our current holdings. To make a tax-deductible monetary donation, please contact the director of the TFC, Annette Becker, at annette.becker@unt.edu.

Monetary Donations

The TFC has benefitted from and appreciates a long history of generous donations of garments and dress-related objects. If you would like to offer an object for consideration, we request that you share photographs of your donation, as well as any information about the history of the garment and its design or cultural significance. Please email donations@tfc.unt.edu. if you would like to offer objects for consideration.

Volunteer

The TFC takes on a few volunteers each semester to assist with documentation of objects and cataloging, social media, and photography. Internship opportunities are occasionally available during the summers. Graduate fellowships are also offered. For more information about volunteer opportunities and internships, please contact the director of the TFC, Annette Becker, at annette.becker@unt.edu.