Fashion History Talks! In conversation with author and curator Keren Ben-Horin

“Anyone who gets up in the morning and gets dressed knows that fashion is a language.” –Keren Ben-Horin T-shirts. A jacket. Blue jeans. Garments we all own–and have always owned–and yet perhaps have never really taken the time to consider. Where exactly did these staples of our everyday wardrobe come from? And what is their … Continue reading Fashion History Talks! In conversation with author and curator Keren Ben-Horin

Fashion History Talks! In conversation with fashion historian Lydia Edwards

“Since I was four years old and wanted to be a ‘knight in shining armour’ (definitely not a damsel in distress), dress history has been present in my life.” –Lydia Edwards I have said it before and I will say it again: clothing speaks, or as haute couturier Paul Poiret pointed out, they sing: “A … Continue reading Fashion History Talks! In conversation with fashion historian Lydia Edwards