Tag Archives: Patches

Catching Flies

I just read an interesting article about beauty marks or patches (called ‘flies’ in French). This is a rough English translation of that article by Corinne ThĂ©paut-Cabasset, international relations historian and project manager at the Cultural Development Department of the … Continue reading

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A patchy history and the Politics of Fashion

For some reason a small selection of comic books came in the same box as a donation of books for the museum library. Unfortunately none of them were issue #1 of Superman – just some well thumbed (mostly Archie) comics … Continue reading

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