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London Fashion Umbrella – Designing Women: Post-War British Textiles

As I have chronicled in recent posts, London’s art and culture antennae have been tuned to the mid-century period – an era characterised by post-war regeneration efforts which included support for the creative production of British artists and designers. The anniversaries of the Festival of Britain, the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II have inspired a particularly strong wave of nostalgia for design from the early …

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