Summer Anne Lee:

Summer is a Brooklyn-based fashion historian, content creator, and freelance curator. Her greatest passion lies in making fashion history accessible and using dress to tell stories about people and time.

Additionally, she is an avid coffee drinker and quintessential Virgo.


Summer graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BA in Communications and Media and completed her MA coursework in Fashion and Textile Studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

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Portrait of Summer Anne Lee

  • 'The History of Red Lingerie: A Symbol of Lust' Webinar
    'The History of Red Lingerie: A Symbol of Lust' Webinar
    New York Adventure Club
    Feb 15, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM EST
    New York Adventure Club
    Join New York Adventure Club as we trace the history and symbolism of red lingerie, and its journey from commonplace to coquettish; saucy to sexy; and finally into a catalyst for confidence and sexual empowerment.

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Summer is available to:

Write about contemporary, vintage, and historic fashion for print and digital publications 

Conceptualize and curate exhibitions, support curatorial teams, write exhibition texts and object labels


Script, present, and produce video content about fashion history, costumes, and contemporary fashion


Interview designers and influencers about their careers through video, phone, or email


Use dress history to assist in the dating and identification of paintings, photographs, and artifacts


Appear as a guest on podcasts to discuss topics in fashion and dress history


Present original research on the history of fashion and dress

Costume Society of America National Symposium
"CSA@Home" 2021
The Association of Dress Historians "Fashioning the Body for Sport and Leisure" 2022

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