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The Met's Costume Institute Ready to Reveal 'Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion'

NEW YORK — The abstract packing crate near the Viktor & Rolf dress at the entrance to The Costume Institute’s “Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion” is meant to be a visual metaphor figuratively and literally. 767 more words


Dior Recounts Founder’s Couture Legacy in New Book

FOUNDING FATHER: Gearing up to mark its 70th anniversary in 2017, Christian Dior is kicking off festivities this calendar year.

On Dec. 9, the French fashion house is to release an Assouline tome, “Christian Dior: 1947-1957,” the first volume of a series devoted to each of its seven couturiers. 198 more words

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When Margiela Met Hermès: Antwerp Museum Looks Back

RADICAL CHIC: Before Demna Gvasalia brought his underground zing to Balenciaga, one of his touchstone designers, Martin Margiela, had done the same to the august house of Hermès two decades earlier. 337 more words

Fashion Scoops

The Jazz Age - birth of fashion?

The fashion industry is in turmoil.  The internet and social media have transformed the traditional show schedule to the point where designers divide between those showing collections ready to buy and those showing to the traditional schedules, six months in advance. 644 more words