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Kudos for the Conservator…

I worked with Ada Hopkins for the 11 years I was at Bata and we (almost) never disagreed! Here is a great interview from the Torontoist with Ada about her work as the shoe conservator at Bata.

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Dye Bleeds – Shazbot!

A few days ago I decided to clean-up the storage room as too many things were in need of being put away in their proper boxes. In the bottom of a plastic bag I rediscovered this 1978 T-shirt featuring Robin Williams as … Continue reading

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