Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Professor Hallay in Saigon

Earlier this month, Professor Amanda Hallay gave a three day Fashion History workshop at The Vietnam Fashion Academy in Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon). The workshop was titled; 'Fashion as a Response', and the three days covered 'The Birth of Fashion' in Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome, 'Rococo to Revolution: Fashion in 18th Century France', and 'Glamour's Golden Age: Fashion of the '30s and '40s'.

Sunday, December 18, 2016

FAVE FILM FASHION: "White Christmas" (1954)

First in Amanda Hallay's brand new Ultimate Fashion History Channel series, 'Fave Film Fashion'. She's opening with a festive favorite; 1954's, 'White Christmas', and discussing Edith Head's embrace of The New Look, as well as her use of palette and detail to enhance character and drive narrative.