Tag: fashion magazines

Episode 3: Summer dressing, fashion magazines, Balenciaga at the V&A

Upcoming Event: Costume Society Conference, 30 June – 2 July 2017 Anushka will present her Masters thesis ‘The Samfu Suit 1920-1979’ on Saturday 1 July. Click here for more information & tickets. Deconstructing Fashion Episode 3 What we’re wearing: summertime dressing We consider the seasonal action of flashing bare skin during the summertime. Are tattoos …

Episode 2: New Research in Dress Histories Conference

Deconstructing Fashion Podcast Episode 2 What we’re wearing: hand-knitted¬†garments Anushka has been knitting her own socks, which leads into a riveting discussion of craft, feminism, and 21st century living arrangements. Can an act of domesticity be subversive? Reference:¬†Shreddies Knitted by Nanas (TV advert from 2010) Recommended reading: ‘The Culture of Knitting’ by Joanne Turney Review: …