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pinkham millinery…a hat party!

if you are ever fortunate enough to attend one of dayna pinkham’s parties or fashion shows, i urge you to do so. she is a very gifted milliner with a great vision. she designs and makes all types of hats … Continue reading

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isabella blow.

isabella blow was the fashion director at tatler, the designer’s muse of philip treacey, and a discoverer of famous british fashion models.  she suffered from depression and killed herself by imbibing some weed killer in 2007. i wish that she … Continue reading

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j'adore schiaparelli!

this is the apartment of elsa schiaparelli. she was an early 20th century fashion designer.  she used ‘blistered’ rayon as her upholstery fabric in her bedroom pictured here. i really need a new raincoat, and i’m having trouble coming up … Continue reading

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i found this lovely illustration in a recently acquired neat, old book. if i wanted to get a tattoo, this would be a neat one.

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