Jeans, saris and the Little Black Dress: An exhibit at New York’s MoMA looks at iconic garments

On display at The Museum of Modern Art are 111 high-impact items like Levi’s 501 jeans, the little black dress, the sari, the pearl necklace and even tattoos — all part of the cultural heritage of the West and elsewhere in this century and the 20th. In MoMA’s first exhibit on fashion since 1944, the … Read more Jeans, saris and the Little Black Dress: An exhibit at New York’s MoMA looks at iconic garments

Jeans, saris and the Little Black Dress: An exhibit at New York’s MoMA looks at iconic garments

On display at The Museum of Modern Art are 111 high-impact items like Levi’s 501 jeans, the little black dress, the sari, the pearl necklace and even tattoos — all part of the cultural heritage of the West and elsewhere in this century and the 20th. In MoMA’s first exhibit on fashion since 1944, the … Read more Jeans, saris and the Little Black Dress: An exhibit at New York’s MoMA looks at iconic garments

Hidden gem: New York’s secret art jeweller uncovered

There’s something about a Taffin jewel that always makes you look twice. Not because you might like it but rather, because you’re not sure that you do. While the narrative drive of founder and designer James de Givenchy’s jewels is mostly obvious, as in a bird or a flower, they have a fine-art intrigue that’s … Read more Hidden gem: New York’s secret art jeweller uncovered