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Barron, Phyllis (1890–1964)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... Phyllis Barron and Dorothy Larcher/Eyre de Lanux and Evelyn Wyld.” In Laura Doan and Jane Garrity (Eds.), Sapphic Modernities: Sexuality, Women and National...

Dior, Christian (1905–57)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Dior was a French couture fashion designer who famously created the New Look and introduced lucrative licensed lines under his label, creating the first financially successful fashion brand. Born into a wealthy bourgeois family...

Seduced by the Archive

Love Objects : Emotion, Design and Material Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... (Hattrick, 2012, pp. 136–152). My research therefore goes beyond a focus on royal dressing and an analysis of Hartnell’s design practice to consider the spaces and places in which he worked, his collecting and display of objects and furniture,...

Hartnell, Norman (1901–79)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... . London : Evans Brothers Ltd., 1955. Jane Hattrick . “Collecting and Displaying Identity, Intimacy and Memory in the Staged Interiors of the Royal Couturier...

Worth, Charles Frederick (1825–95)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Worth was a British fashion designer born in rural Lincolnshire, and worked in Paris. Worth is credited with the establishment of modern haute couture fashion in Paris and opened Maison Worth at 7 rue de la Paix, in 1857. His wife...

Muir, Jean (1928–95)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... couture techniques and standards of making and finishing to ready-to-wear clothes. She launched Jane & Jane in 1962, a seminal label of the 1960s, which was sold to Courtaulds and then started her own label Jean Muir Limited in 1966. Known...

Larcher, Dorothy Mary (1885–1952)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British block printed textile designer and painter, Larcher was born in London and studied fine art at Westminster and Hornsey Schools of Art, and experienced the design and making of hand block printed textiles in India during the First...

Hulanicki, Barbara (1936–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Polish-British freelance fashion designer, creator of the Biba boutiques, born in Warsaw to Polish parents, worked in London. Hulanicki was briefly educated at Brighton Art School in 1955, and worked as a fashion illustrator for the British...

Conran, Jasper (1959–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Conran is a British fashion designer, who was born and works in London, and is the son of designer Sir Terence Conran and writer Shirley Conran. He studied at the Parsons School for Design, New York, and his first collection was for Henri...

Westwood, Vivienne (1941–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... Jane Mulvagh . Vivienne Westwood: An Unfashionable Life . London : HarperCollins, 2003. Claire Wilcox . Vivienne Westwood...