From My Closet - The Better Dresses Vintage Blog

A Vintage Tribute: "L'armadio di Elia"

A Vintage Tribute: "L'armadio di Elia"

... Maryelle, with sister Christine and cousin Cinzia, had assembled a remarkable tribute, honoring Elia's life through a creative display of her beautiful, mostly home sewn, mid-century wardrobe ...
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Events and Adventures - 8/13 thru 7/14

Events and Adventures - 8/13 thru 7/14

... Other times, an annotated photo album will suffice. In those cases, I prepare a slide show of sorts, and post it as an album on the Better Dresses Vintage Facebook Page. You don't need to "Like" us to view them (although we hope you do!). Here is a sampling of some of those albums ...
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The No. 1 Ladies' Costume Designer - BDV Interviews Jo Katsaras

The No. 1 Ladies' Costume Designer - BDV Interviews Jo Katsaras

... JK: I think clothing is your first aura, it's what the world sees of your personality. My characters in the show all reflect that. The cheating husband costume on the character that David Oyelowa plays, for example. His costume just spelt man-on-the-prowl ...
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Going for Baroque: an Interview With Kat Peng

Going for Baroque: an Interview With Kat Peng

... We spent the next several hours together, awaiting our turns on the stage, posing for photos, and chatting. I was mesmerized. By the time it was over, and she'd won "Best Historical Costume," I was fascinated ...
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It's Vintage, Dahling - an Interview With Carmen

It's Vintage, Dahling - an Interview With Carmen

... if they just go with their heart's desire, instead of what is dictated by the fashion tyrants, their confidence will soar to great new heights. They will get such overwhelming positive responses and compliments galore ...
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