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Dressed to Kill, Part I: Introduction

Earlier this summer I was fascinated to see that a Toronto Museum (The Bata Shoe Museum, to be specific. I can’t even imagine an entire museum dedicated to shoes. My head might explode) is doing an exhibition about poisoned garments. It reminded me of a story that I heard while living in Florence, about a… Continue reading Dressed to Kill, Part I: Introduction


No Thank You

Dear Fashion God, I know you must be a man because if you were a woman, we wouldn't be having these issues. Why is it that I am a size six in Brand A jeans, and a size 12 in Brand B, while Brand C doesn't make anything that fits me at all? But I… Continue reading No Thank You