“Timmins Press HISTORY: Dress codes through the ages Timmins Press We hear about them every day in the news and on social media: “Dress code suspensions on the rise in Canadian Schools” (CTV), “A Florida school board wants to set dress codes for...”
“Onislam.net The Craft of Modest High Fashion Onislam.net Many of these women, after receiving an education and being exposed to the Western world though television and the Internet, have begun to rebel against their culture and religion and want to...”
Is fashion moving beyond brands? Los Angeles Times And fashion's infiltration of the culture has only continued to grow: a record-setting Michael Kors initial public offering, a style blog star performing on Broadway, First Lady Michelle Obama...
“THE 'SHORT ' HISTORY OF THE SKIRT: THE RAPID EVOLUTION OF FASHION Daily Sabah ISTANBUL — Looking at the historical journey of clothes, until the 21st century, they were created according to religion, nationality, culture, economic class and...”
“READER SUBMITTED: "From Bonnets To Bell Bottoms: A Century Of ... Hartford Courant Karen's interest in historic fashion began at a young age while volunteering at a living history site in her native Illinois.”
“An exhibit at the Warhol traces the parallels between Andy and fashion icon ... PGH City Paper In 1973, acclaimed fashion columnist and editor Diana Vreeland became a Special Consultant to the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.”
Jo Paoletti's insight:
Get yourself to Pittsburgh. This exhibit sounds like a winner.
“The Venetian Nuns Who Ditched Their Habits for High Fashion Daily Beast “I has [sic] been walking here all my life, and yet I never knew its rich history,” Campagnol says of the convent in which Casanova found his daring nuns.”
“The New Yorker The Plus Side The New Yorker As is often the case in fashion, the best part was not where I was sitting but with whom: two of the biggest players in the industry—the editor-in-chief of the leading magazine and a colleague, a former...”
“Whatever Happened to the Denim Jacket? The Brief History of The Working ... Bustle The denim jacket is an interesting piece of clothing, in that it's never really gone out of style, but it's always been a little bit openly unfashionable.”
“Fashion Times Fashion Institute of Technology to dedicate exhibit to Lauren Bacall USA TODAY So it's only fitting that her style is the subject of an upcoming exhibit at the Fashion Institute of Technology.”
“Last week I had the opportunity to see a wedding dress that was even more special than most. Not only was it a rarity for its age and provenance – nearly three hundred years old, and made in Boston more than a generation ...”