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The Power of Love to Dispel Hate

Every summer in New York there is a major parade to celebrate a several communities crucial to NYC cultural life. This is true of several parades, but the one I’m talking about is NYC Pride, one of New York City’s … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

This week’s title is This title is the partner of another scholarly title, Fashion Theory. Published in Routledge’s series of academic titles focused on design, material culture, social history and fashion, Fashion Practice applies scholarly analysis the design process, business … 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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