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Museum Visit — High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection

Another wonderful costume exhibit has arrived in San Francisco, so my Museum Girlfriends and I headed out to The City on a beautiful spring day. 640 more words


Fashionable Quote of the Week by Charles James

Cut in dressmaking is like grammar in a language.

– Charles James (1906-1978), fashion designer.


High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection Visits San Francisco's Legion of Honor

Dede Wilsey, President Board of Trustees, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco says: “Every costume is a masterpiece.”

What Ms. Wilsey is referring to are the exquisite fashions chosen for the exhibit… 409 more words


This classic, forgotten American couture line is heading back to the red carpet

Unless you’re in the fashion industry, the name Charles James probably doesn’t have the same cachet as Christian Dior. But Dior himself called the Anglo-American couturier “the greatest talent of my generation.” 362 more words

Zac Posen prend part à l’aventure Charles James

Avec Harvey Weinstein.

Après la résurrection de la maison Schiaparelli, une autre endormie est sur le point de se réveiller aussi : Charles James. 122 more words


photographer feature: Tim Walker

Tim Walker is one of those photographer whose work you definitely know but you may not know his name. That used to be me, because I had seen so many of his photographs in fashion magazines and I could always tell they were by the same photographer but I never took notice of the name. 141 more words