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Clothing/fashion design (W230): The study of/training in the design and use of textiles and other materials to create items of apparel.Displaying 1 - 4 of 4
|Inspired by Paris||
This day school will transport us to Fin de Siècle Paris, to explore the music, poetry, fashion and design of the period. We discover how Debussy’...
|Art Nouveau, Debussy, inspired, Languages, paris||view|
|Magical Materialism: The Role of Costume in the Rituals of The Hermetic Order of The Golden Dawn and E. Nesbit’s The Enchanted Castle, Brynne Laska||
The dominance of scientific rationalism and the authority of organised religion in the Victorian era set the preconditions for dissent as the...
|Pockets Of Identity: Nineteenth-Century Women’s Pockets In Lady Audley’s Secret And A Fashion Plate From The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine, Deirdre A. Duffy||
Copious nineteenth-century novels feature women’s fashion as more than passing references or descriptive details for the sake of imagery. In fact...
|19th century, Gender, Sexuality||view|
|The Development Of The Dinner Suit And Depictions Of Formalwear In William Quiller Orchardson’s Mariage De Convenance, George Taylor||
Scottish Artist William Quiller Orchardson (1832-1910) depicted numerous high-society scenes, and clothing is a central feature of these works....
|Social history, Gender, Sexuality, 19th century||view|