From November 17 to the 20th, Costume Colloquium will be hosting “Restraint and Excess in Fashion and Dress.” The event explores the notion of excess and restriction in fashion by discussing topics that embrace the more elaborate side of fashion, like the grand styles of court dress, alongside the restrictive; think military uniforms or religious dress. 477 more words
René Lalique, brooch. Gulbenkian Museum in Lisbon.
Art jewelry is one of the names given to jewelry created by studio craftspeople. As the name suggests, art jewelry emphasizes creative expression and design, and is characterized by the use of a variety of materials, often commonplace or of low economic value. 3,017 more words