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A Study of a 1940s Cocktail Dress by Jack Liebman

This post examines a black cocktail dress from the 1940s by Montreal-based manufacturer Jack Liebman. His design is characterized by its sophisticated colour scheme, flattering shape, and unique pattern. 1,373 more words

Ryerson Fashion Research Collection

Fashion Industry is one of the fastest paced and alluring industry nowadays. There are several careers and ways to break into the industry.

Launching a new brand might feel overwhelming for a brand new designer, but it is important to remember that Rome was not built in a day, and that a lot of today’s most important fashion designers started just with an item and expanded their Company once they had a well known name.

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Living Legends of Fashion History with Norma Jean Darden

Behind the scenes with Norma Dean Darden at her restaurant in New York (Miss Mamie’s Spoonbread) as she recalls her experience of being one of the 13 black models chosen to walk the Battle of Versailles historical fashion show. 184 more words