On Sunday, I went round to see the Victoria and Albert touring exhibition on The Golden Age of Haute Couture (last day!) … it was fantastic. Over 200 creations on display from the period 1949-1959, mostly by Dior and Balenciaga, but also by Fath and others, with a great book on sale describing the collection and the story of these great fashion designers. If you get a chance to see this exhibit as it tours (it may already have been… Quebec City is often on the tail end of the touring circuit!), it is awesome for fashion fanatics like ourselves! (As for BurdaStyle, I noticed that guys were spread a little thinly at the exhibit (sigh), although, to be fair, it was focused exclusively on women’s fashions.)
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Pattern of the Week
A body skimming shift goes mod with graphic stripes and square neckline!
Three videos, a web seminar, and five patterns help you master stretchy stitching.
Try out menswear inspired wardrobe staples, like unconventional jackets and high waisted pants.
Find full size patterns for these, and other gorgeous styles in the spring issue!
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