Daily Archives: November 4, 2010

Behind the Trends … Animal Prints

Animal Fabrics are obviously fabrics with patterns and colours imitating the skins of animals. This has been a major trend starting in the 1930’s but was revived and became mainstream in the 1970’s and 1980’s. Often you will see animal … Continue reading

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Behind the look…Shoulder Pads

So a shoulder pad is a three-sided pad sewn into the shoulders of blouses, coats, jackets and dresses to give a broad-shouldered appearance. ADRIAN’S use of wide padded shoulders in his designs for Joan Crawford in the early 1930’s started … Continue reading

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Boutique Time… Great little joint Florodora In the loop

I wanted to share a amazing little boutique that is located in the loop of Chicago. Florodora is located at 330 S. Dearborn. This boutique is unique and fabulous. They offer a wide variety of designers for your every shopping … Continue reading

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