The woolen-coat… is the produce of the joint labor of a great multitude of workmen. The shepherd, the sorter of the wool, the wool-comber or carder, the dyer, the scribbler, the spinner, the weaver, the fuller, the dresser, with many others, must all join their different arts in order to complete even this homely production.- Adam Smith
We are the goon squad and we’re coming to town.
I don’t design clothes. I design dreams.- Ralph Lauren
This was very uncomfortable, and I was half afraid. However, the only thing to be done being to knock at the door, I knocked, and was told from…
I will pack all my pretty dresses.
Pleased to share a piece – based in part on my PhD thesis – that I wrote for the Research Collective for Decolonizing Fashion. Available here. Image Credit: ongshunmugam.com
Coco Chanel is a self-made woman in every sense of the word.