Long before the hyper, kinetic images of a David LaChappelle or the moody, sexy images of a Steven Meisel and long before photography became the dominant medium to communication fashion to the masses there was…the pad and the pen. Twenty-five years … Continue reading
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As I mentioned in early May, I took my textile interests on the road last month. And some good textile-researching friends, too. We drove ourselves to the Medieval Congress at Western Michigan University, in Kalamazoo. I learned about all kinds … Continue reading
We just got our first issue of this British magazine “Craft: The Magazine for Contemporary Craft”. It’s really nifty, and it defines “craft” so much more widely than some of our other magazines do that I thought I’d wander through … Continue reading
Welcome to Volumes & Issues, a blog maintained by the Periodicals department in the Library at the Fashion Institute of Technology, bringing news of ideas, events, and publications from our collections.