Monday, August 6, 2007

Where Would You Wear That?

Where Would You Wear That?
The Mary Baskett Collection
June 2 to August 12, 2007

Examine the work of several of the most forward-looking fashion designers of the twentieth century through this exhibition of more than fifteen pieces designed by Issey Miyake, Rei Kawakubo, Yohji Yamamoto, and other avant-garde Japanese designers over the past thirty years. This innovative, multimedia installation at the Cincinnati Art Museum showcases designers who have changed the way we look at clothing.

Listen to Mary Baskett share how she started collecting garments by these three designers.

Saturday, August 4, 2007

Project Gutenberg: Beeton's Book of Needlework

Project Gutenberg's Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton

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