The Exquisite and the Everyday – Fashion in History

The Exquisite and the Everyday – F...

I love, love, love the history of clothing. There’s nothing more fascinating to me than poring over the many reprints of catalogs and “history of X fashions” books I have in my personal library. And to go to a museum or exhibit of that type of thing? Well, you might as well leave me and come back in a few days, when I will no doubt still be standing in front of that dress and trying to imprint every last detail of that lace yoke or that embroidered sleeve detail in my brain. Which is really funny, when you realize that I flunked home ec (yes, that IS...