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Swastikas in fashion before 1933…

I have seen many garments and accessories sporting swastikas that have nothing to do with Nazism, from embroidery on Edwardian underwear to hat pins and buttons. The symbol was poisoned in 1933 when the Nazis came to power and its association spread well … Continue reading

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What surprises me…

Queen Maxima of the Netherlands was in Germany two days ago wearing this grey coat. Many noticed that some of the star designs on her coat resembled swastikas, which lead to criticism of the Queen. What I find surprising about … Continue reading

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