Category: style

Art Nouveau cicada pendant made from metal and…

Art Nouveau cicada pendant made from metal and amethyst, c. 1910s – 1920s.

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Hand-painted Chinese fan with box marked “S. P.” from the late 19th century.

The Chic Octogenarian Behind Barbie’s Best Loo…

The Chic Octogenarian Behind Barbie’s Best Looks: Meet Carol Spencer, doll dresser extraordinaire and unsung doyenne of American fashion history.

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“Automne” art-nouveau pendant made from enameled gold, René Lalique, circa 1900.

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Gorgeous colorized postcards of traditional dress from Algeria, Austria, Egypt, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, and the Ukraine, circa 1910s – 20s.

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Gorgeous colorized postcards of traditional dress from Algeria, Austria, Egypt, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, and the Ukraine, circa 1910s – 20s.

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Art Déco ‘Mystery’ clock by Cartier, c. 1927.

How Frank Lloyd Wright’s Marin Civic Center Wa…

How Frank Lloyd Wright’s Marin Civic Center Was Finally Built

(Images of Marin Civic Center, completed in 1960)

Women designers who made Herman Miller furnitu…

Women designers who made Herman Miller furniture shine

Sexier Than Silk: The Irresistible Allure of t…

Sexier Than Silk: The Irresistible Allure of the Nylon Slip