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Book Review: I Love Those Earrings

A pop history of collectables so often blends nostalgia and personal experience with historic research. The¬†author falls in love with Legos, buttons, LPs, etc in his or her youth, saves up for the first or the elusive, and the rest is publishable material. I Love Those Earrings, by Jane Merrill and Chris Filstrup, is a love story to the earring.¬†The typical pop history approach reminded …

London Fashion Umbrella: Framed! Contemporary Eyewear in Fashion

Here in London, I observe that the wearing of sunglasses is more frequently made necessary by hangovers than it is by glorious sunny days! Personally, I’ve never owned a very expensive designer pair – and tend to acquire, break, lose or scratch a succession of cheap ones every summer or holiday. So, the opportunity to see an array of alluring 20th century sunglasses as objets …

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