Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore by Terry Newman

“You never realize how much of your background is sewn into the lining of your clothes.” –Tom Wolfe I have always maintained that my favorite fashion accessory is a book. For myself–and I am sure billions of others throughout history–books have proven a¬†defining force in my life, undoubtedly inspiring my foray into the field of … Continue reading Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore by Terry Newman

Fashion History Talks! In conversation with Janine of Guermantes Vintage

“For me vintage clothing fuses these two ideas — the power of a transportive essential memory, and the magic and sublime quality of art, the mythic quality that clothing can impart to its wearer.” For the longest time, I associated the term “vintage” with only the most accessible of period garments. I often come¬†upon cotton … Continue reading Fashion History Talks! In conversation with Janine of Guermantes Vintage