This is from the “fun stuff with a point” files.
Last night I watched a very charming biography of Bill Cunningham – a famous New York Times journalist and “institution” whose specialty is a chronicle of women’s clothes as seen on the streets and venues of New York. Some New York fashionistas measure their success by how often they have appeared in the Cunningham pages. If you have the time, the program “Bill Cunningham – New York” is delightful.
But, the way we dress reveals much deeper stories than the latest designer. For a link to the Cunningham story and some consideration of the deeper stories of fashion go to…(More)