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Magazine of the Week

Welcome back to our weekly spot on magazines to look for.  Today I want to show you a recent issue of an old standby, Communication Arts. Typography has become a stylish thing to comment upon as the consuming public becomes … Continue reading

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Balmain: From French Refinement to Global Glitz

This article is the second in our presentations about Parisian couture houses active today and how they came into being. Pierre Balmain, founder, 1914-1982 Balmain was born in the town of Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, in the Savoy region of France.  His father … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone! Welcome back! We hope you are getting back into the groove with your classes. As we’ve mentioned before, the PERS department has a bunch of really funky new titles, so this spring semester, we’ll be talking about them … Continue reading

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