Book Review: The Wedding Dress – 300 Years of Bridal Fashions

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Book Review: The Wedding Dress – 300 Years of Bridal Fashions

The history of the wedding dress, stretching back to the 18th century, is the topic of The Wedding Dress: 300 Years of Bridal Fashions, an exhibition catalogue written by Edwina Ehrman

The Costume Society of America 40th National Symposium

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The Costume Society of America 40th National Symposium

The Costume Society of America National Symposium celebrates its 40th anniversary

Book Review: Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli: Fashion, Femininity and Modernity

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Book Review: Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli: Fashion, Femininity and Modernity

An exploration of femininity and fashion in the first half of the twentieth century

Exhibition: Style of Ann Bonfoey Taylor

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Exhibition: Style of Ann Bonfoey Taylor

On a recent trip to Georgia, USA, I made a stop in Athens to visit the Georgia Museum of Art, where the fashion exhibition Fashion Independent: The Original Style of Ann Bonfoey Taylor

Exhibition: Front Row – Chinese American Designers, at the MOCA

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Exhibition: Front Row – Chinese American Designers, at the MOCA

Located in Little Italy, the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)is a worthy addition to the commonly visited roster of museums in New York City. The mission of MOCA is to “make Chinese American history accessible to the general public

Exhibition: PUNK – Chaos to Couture, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Exhibition: PUNK – Chaos to Couture, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Exhibition: PUNK – Chaos to Couture, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

2013 Costume Society of America National Symposium

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2013 Costume Society of America National Symposium

Jessica Schwartz reports on the 2013 Costume Society of America National Symposium hosted by the Western region in Las Vegas, Nevada, which she attended late May 2013.