[Musings on Cultural History ~ Clothing, chiefly]

The Beaton Effect

The Cecil Beaton revival continues this month with the publication of Hugo Vickers’ Cecil Beaton: Portraits and Profiles and the opening of Beaton at Brook Street, which…

Modern Vintage

Sophisticated. Simple. Retro. Wearable. These are some of the words that journalists have used to describe the catwalk fashions on display this week in Paris, Milan… and Salisbury. From Dior to…