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Montreal Museum Sets Thierry Mugler Retrospective

“Thierry Mugler: Creatures of Haute Couture” will showcase an assortment of his work beyond ready-to-wear and haute couture.

clock October 26, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Mary Ping

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Five Minutes With National Design Award Winner Mary Ping

Slow and Steady Wins the Race’s Mary Ping is now being approached by companies in the hotel and restaurant industry about collaborations.

clock October 20, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

First lady Melania Trump donates her inaugural gown, designed by Herve Pierre, to the First Ladies' Collection at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, during a ceremony in Washington, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Melania Trump Presents Hervé Pierre-Designed Inaugural Gown to Smithsonian

Guests at Friday’s unveiling saw the First Lady and Pierre together for the first time publicly, although they agreed she should wear another designer for the event — Dolce & Gabbana.

clock October 20, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Melania Trump

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First Lady Melania Trump to Present Inaugural Gown to Smithsonian

Hervé Pierre is speaking with investors about launching his own collection, perhaps as early as December.

clock October 16, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Joris Laarman Lab

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Joris Laarman Lab Unveils First U.S. Exhibition at Cooper Hewitt

Laarman compared the Digital Age movement to the beginning of Modernism but one that is much more about organic form and gradients.

clock September 27, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Photograph by John Cowan, 1964

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Museum at FIT Is Going to Extremes With ‘Expedition: Fashion From the Extreme’

Darwin’s “Origin of Species” spurred extreme travel in the name of science, and Jules Verne’s “From the Earth to the Moon” and “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” sparked further interest.

clock September 13, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Guo Pei

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Guo Pei to Be Focus of SCAD Exhibition and Upcoming Rizzoli Book

The designer will be the focus of a new exhibition and a Rizzoli-published book that is being orchestrated by SCAD.

clock July 25, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

A look at "The 1980s: An Age of Excess" at the Kent  State University Museum.

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Eighties Fashion Going Strong in Exhibition at Kent State University Museum

The museum’s director tried to highlight the most influential styles of the Eighties and those likely to be of interest to people in 2017.

clock June 1, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Cartier in Motion

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London’s Design Museum Takes Flight With Cartier in Motion Show

The show, which explores a golden age of French invention, opens on May 25.

clock May 24, 2017Samantha Conti

AtmosphereMuseum of Arts and Design's Gala, En Plein Air, Bohemian Benevolent Association, New York, USA - 18 May 2017

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MAD Gala Turns Up the Lights on Lindsey Adelman’s Work

The Museum of Arts and Design hosted its En Plein Air benefit dinner on Thursday night.

clock May 19, 2017Kristen Tauer

This dress was reproduced to mirror textiles designed by the artist Charles Sheeler.

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Photographer, Artist Charles Sheeler’s Rarely Seen Textiles Featured in Exhibit

On view through July 9, “Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography and Sculptural Form” also features paintings and photographs, such as one of Francis Hope wearing a sheared lambskin Chanel coat.

clock May 12, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

An installation from Slow and Steady Wins the Race.

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Mary Ping’s Firm to Be Honored With Cooper Hewitt’s National Design Award for Fashion

The company is gearing up to introduce children’s wear with Print All Over Me.

clock May 5, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Pierre Cardin's designs will be featured in an exhibition at Rosecliff in Newport, R.I.

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Pierre Cardin Plans Exhibition, Fashion Show, Fund-raiser for Preservation Society of Newport County

The designer will host a fashion show at The Breakers on June 17 in support of the Preservation Society of Newport County, which helps keep in tact 11 historic properties and landscapes.

clock April 18, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

The PuduBOT is designed to ease the work of waiters.

Fashion Scoops

Red Dot Design Awards Attract Record Number of Entries

Jurors noted the increased interest in nature and sustainability in design, and the continued influx of robotics and new technology on the design process.

clock April 7, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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‘Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style’ Heading to Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in May

The exhibition will showcase seldom-seen documents from the Yves Saint Laurent fashion house and from the private life of the company’s namesake.

clock March 30, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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