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The First Fashion of 2017

Last year’s trend for making political statements through dress continues to be a strong influence in 2017. The National Mall in Washington may become a sea of pink tomorrow. For two months, Krista Suh and Jayna Zweiman, founders of the Pussyhat Project, have … Continue reading

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The Fashion of Politics

The FHM is loaning 13 pieces (including the Trudeau paper dress from the 1968 Liberal leadership convention shown at right) to the Toronto Design Exchange for their exhibition Fashion of Politics/Politics of Fashion, opening this Thursday. There was a great … 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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