Jeff Koons’ Balloon Venus seems at once dominant and diminutive in the space it occupies within the Ashmolean Museum. This is a large, attention-seeking bulbous structure, fashioned from polished magenta-coloured
Dress: Fancy – a new podcast that explores the popularity, prevalence and power of fancy dress.
Journalists from around the world stood in a semi-circle before her, their arms and voices raised as they jostled to ask questions. Among the impatient crowd, all of whom were
My thoughts on a newly discovered portrait of Tudor monarch Elizabeth I, and whether her clothing really fits.
A look at the prevalence of Mary Queen of Scots as a subject for fancy dress costume during the nineteenth century
The prevalence of facial masks and headwear in the Autumn/Winter 2018 catwalk collections is a response to an ill-defined but ever-present feeling of unease.
FLOTUS’ White House Christmas make-over has been much criticised. Photographs have certainly made it seem more frightful than festive. (Critics may have a point: I mean, who uplights a Christmas