Tag Archives: clothes

Textile Art | Fabric Talk

  From the virtual shopwindow of Vlisco’s Boutique, here’s a selection of designs from the top 25 best selling fabrics. Knowing, the women buying this African wax cloth often decide on a fabric because of the symbolic design; the pattern … Continue reading

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5 inspirations today

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Vogue Style Boxes

Vogue Paris will feature an editorial on special gifts from the big houses of style this month, showcasing each luxury lifestyle brand in a dress-up doll box display, including model/doll, accessories and lifestyle musthaves. Wonderful, and sometimes disturbingly ‘real’!   Photographer: Giampaolo Sgura … Continue reading

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Everyday princesses

In the children’s section of our library I came across this wonderful book of costume illustrations by French artist Joëlle Jolivet. It is a mega size book showing costumes from everywhere, through times and ages and the images are grouped … Continue reading

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