Tag Archives: fashion

Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone! This is a new, funky title that we received in some of the gifts we take into our collection. We don’t have a subscription to it, but issues can be found in the Open Stacks: International Fashion Magazine … 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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