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Fashion Hall of Obscurity – Max Raab

Max Louis Raab was born in Philadelphia on June 9, 1927 to Herman and Fanny Raab, who owned a family-operated apparel company that specialized in making shirtwaists – affordable blouses worn with skirts by women of all classes for a … Continue reading

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So you Think You Can Wear Dance Shoes?

(Originally blogged December 9, 2008) Although I normally deny any interest in reality TV, I can’t deny I am a keen follower of the ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ series. Sunday night was the finale of the Canadian version … Continue reading

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