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Articles with keyword "Fashion"

Carlota Santana dancing

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Flamenco Family Portrait

How New York became a hub for Spanish dance.

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Fallout: Art and Design in the Atomic Age

The plastics of wartime were transformed into Tupperware cocktail shakers as a new aesthetic emerged after the dropping of the bomb.

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Translating Fashion

A confluence of cultures shapes style in the age of exploration.

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Tickling the American Fancy

Kaleidoscopes and other objects reveal the aesthetic of the early nineteenth century.

Hawaiian Garden shirt

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Beyond Island Wear

Alfred Shaheen brought Hawaiian fashion to the world.

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A Perfect Fit

How the New York garment industry helped shape American society.

Fashionably dressed Parisian women

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The Color of Fashion

How two American women changed the stardards of style and scooped the Paris prognosticators.

woman in thin-soled slippers

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Teensy-Weensy, Itty-Bitty Shoes

Women's shoes in the early nineteenth century were ideal for doing nothing.

Michael Anton adjusting tie

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The Dandy

Author Michael Anton speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the history and influences behind modern men's fashion.

Genevieve receiving King Mark's letter

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Dating Fashionable Middle-Aged People

A scholar's epic journey to catalog two hundred years of medieval dress.