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Charles James at The Met

This summer, for the low, low price of whatever you wanted to donate and the judgement of the cashier  you could wander among Charles James’ collection… 67 more words

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Tree Gown in Action + Another James-Inspired Dress

It only took about 6 months, but here’s my reproduction Tree Gown in action!

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Photos were taken by my long sufferingly-devoted friend Stephan at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto – Thanks Steph! 363 more words

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#TBT Thursday

A lovely throwback to 1954 “Butterfly” gown by Charles James.

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See... see... and see more!

See, see and see some more!!! I found myself hungry, and not for food but for some art! Being lucky to be surrounded by some of the best museums in the world, I flew to the MET( Metropolitan Museum of Art, as fast as I could. 204 more words

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It's Not Too Late If You Missed Charles James

For those of you that did not have the opportunity to see one of the Metropolitan Museum of New York’s costume Institute’s most highly attended and successful exhibit, Charles James… 157 more words

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CHARLES JAMES: BEYOND FASHION AT THE MET

  Every summer, the Metropolitan Museum of Art has had an exhibit featuring a remarkable designer.  The museum decided to have this annually after the legendary success of their “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibit in the summer of 2011.   104 more words

Charles James: A Revolutionizing Designer

In honor of the Metropolitan Museum’s Charles James exhibit going on now, I have written a piece showing this significant designer’s influence on present designers and couture. 345 more words

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