fashion academia

Over the past several weeks, I’ve been poring through the Boise Public Library’s collection of books on fashion history and the like, and I’ve come across a few gems. My favorite thus far is Glamour Dos & Don’ts Hall of Fame: Fifty Years of Good Fun and Bad Taste, edited by Joanne Mattera, a former fashion features editor at Glamour magazine: It’s a short black-and-white pictorial of various fashion blunders...

daily duds: Easter edition

A very happy Easter to those who celebrate it! Spring has sprung as of a couple of weeks ago, and yet, in the 208, winter is trying to make an unwelcome comeback. No matter, though: I fought the freeze (and promptly froze) in a silk sleeveless dress that I revived, pulled together with a gray patent belt: So what did you wear this Easter Sunday? dau...