Category Archives: American Fashion

Fragile as Smoke

I spent the afternoon this past Friday researching for Spring 2011 at the St. Paul Library’s vast collection of Vogues.¬† I focused my research on the late 1970s to early 1980s for no particular reason other than not knowing a … Continue reading

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Bonnie Cashin

I have long had a fascination with designer Bonnie Cashin because of her bold and interesting use of color and texture, particulary in her wools. She is the genius behind Coach’s legendery clasp and has inspired the release of their … Continue reading

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