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Fashion Inspired by Art: Aubrey Beardsley’s “Salomé” Illustrations

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Aubrey beardsley the platonic lament

What is it about black and white that seems so classic, yet so mysterious? Is it the prevalence of black-and-white imagery in religion, literature, music, and art? Is it our subconscious connotations with darkness and light, and the cognitive dissonance the contrast between them creates? Or is it because it’s SO EASY to create chic […]

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Fashion Inspired by Art: John Singer Sargent’s “Portrait of Madame X”

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Madame X

How do you guys feel about little black dresses? Have you found the one LBD to rule them all – one that’s flawless for every occasion, always in style, and fits perfectly… even after you ate four pieces of pumpkin cheesecake at Thanksgiving? Or are you like me: half of your closet consists of black dresses, […]

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Fashion Inspired By Art: Tosa Mitsuoki’s “Flowering Cherry and Autumn Maple with Poem Slips”

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Fashion inspired by art white maxi dress, duster, and ankle boots

Do you guys ever feel like you get stuck in a fashion rut? Like, you’re either so insanely busy that you don’t have time to put together outfits, or you just get to a place in your life where it’s exhausting to wear anything but your favorite slubby cardigan? Or even when you become so […]

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