Fabulous Illustrator…Etienne Drian

Etienne, Drian 1890-1965 Illustrator was born in Bulgneville France. Drian worked in Paris, France between 1910 and the mid 1920’s. His distinctive style illustrated the exclusive pages of magazines such as GAZETTE DU BON TON, and FEMINA. His work is most often recognized by their extreme fluidity of movement. His illustrations are amazing! I am…

Did you know…Cloche hat

I didn’t realize what this hat was called until I did some research on it. A Cloche is a woman’s hat worn from C.1915 until the mid -1930’s, achieving it’s greatest popularity during the 1920’s. The cloche is a tight-fitting, covering the head from the back of the neck and worn pulled down low over…

The House of Chloe

Chloe is a ready to wear company founded in France 1952 by Jacques Lenoir and Gaby Aghion. Karl LAGERFELD designed for Chloe from 1965 to 1983; and Martine Sitbon between 1987 and 1991. In 1992 Laugerfeld headed up the design team one more time. Chloe in 2008 named Hannah MacGibbon as it’s artistic director. Chloe…