Tag Archives: street fashion

Gem of the Day | Designer PLO scarf

Looking familiar, but what is it again?… The PLO scarf is originally called a keffiyeh, and has been worn by Arabs residing in regions in Arabia, Jordan and Iraq for over a century. The word keffiyeh or kufiya means ‘from Kufa’, a city located … Continue reading

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From the waist down

Stacey Baker documents the various styles and shapes of women’s legs in New York City. On Instagram she says: “I started taking pictures of women’s legs about four months ago. Like a lot of people who live in New York, I … 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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