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Fashion and Textile Design: Images

In this guide:

Bronzino portrait from Google Arts & Culture

Google Arts & Culture - A free database of high quality images from galleries and museums worldwide. Browse by colour, mediums, art movements, historical events. Mediums include things like: lace, velvet, textile, silk, cotton, wool, felt, brocade and satin.

ArtStor is a database of images of artworks including clothing. It's pretty useful for period dress and all the images are really high quality and well annotated. 

WGSN image library is an incredible tool with high quality images of future trends, runway shows, materials and collections going back decades

The Pattern Library - cool patterns!

Stock Images
These websites are worth a look if you need stock images:
New Old Stock
Picjumbo
IM Creator
Startup Stock Photos