Tag Archives: 2011

A little Art and Culture…Ai Weiwei, detained but proceeding

ART REVIEW 12 Heads Do the Talking for a Silenced Artist   Librado Romero/The New York Times Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads, by the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, at the Pulitzer Fountain outside the Plaza Hotel in Manhattan, features 12 animal … Continue reading

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A little Art and Culture…The Huntington adds 2 new 20thC American Artworks

Huntington is adding two 20th century works to its American art holdings For the next two weeks, the works will be on view in the Rotthenberg Loggia of the Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art. The pipe organ screen … Continue reading

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Fashion News…Hermes and Gaultier’s Fashion House

Herm’s Is Selling Its Stake in Gaultier’s Fashion House By SUZY MENKES and DAVID JOLLY Published: May 3, 201 http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/04/business/global/04iht-fashion04.html?ref=fashion

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Did you know…Susan B. Anthony, Suffragette and Fashion Icon?

On Her Arm, a Symbol of Freedom By ERIC WILSON Published: May 4, 2011 THOUGH she has rarely been described as a style icon, the suffragist Susan B. Anthony was readily identifiable on her travels by her red shawl and alligator handbag. … Continue reading

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Art and Culture…McQueen Exhibition at the Met

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty May 4- July 31, 2011 @ the Metropolitan Museum of Art “You’ve got to know the rules to break them. That’s what I’m here for, to demolish the rules but to keep the tradition.” —Alexander McQueen … Continue reading

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Fashion Inspiration…retro swimwear

Nanette Lepore’s retro inspired swimwear Fun, Flirty, and Girly! While all the stars and celebrities were putting on their most glamorous gowns for the Met Ball Monday evening, Nanette Lepore had her models walking around in much less formal attire; not to mention far … Continue reading

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SAIC Fashion Show 2011-

Click on the link to find out more info on the SAIC Fashion Show 2011. This looks super interesting and I wish I wasn’t in class on this night.

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Art and Culture…18th C. Paris Life and Luxury at The Getty

Paris: Life & Luxury in the 18th Century is currently on view at The Getty Center until August 7, 2011. If you love the decorative arts as much as I do then this is an exhibition you need to see! … Continue reading

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Pippa’s dress looks a lot like…

Cameron Diaz 2010 Golden globes dress. What do you guys think?

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Official Royal Group Wedding Pictures

Kate’s dress is so STUNNING! such a wonderful pic! Photos from http://www.officialroyalwedding2011.org/ courtesy of the British Monarchy. photo Credit Hugo Bernand; Photos: Getty

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