Category Archives: Fashion

Gin Drinking Gloves

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These bespoke gloves feature imagery based on gin botanicals and Hogarth’s Gin Lane etching, showing the unfortunate fate of the street babies.

The handmade gloves with metal work embroidery, are inspired by the Fanshaw Dress on view at the Museum of London.

Ann Fanshaw, wore a magnificent dress of Spitalfields silk to a ball celebrating her father becoming Lord Mayor.

Her father, Crisp Gascoyne, was a master brewer based in the City of London, whose trade is reflected in the weave of the fabric which features bales, anchors, barley and hops.

House of Harlot “Latex Garment Design Specialist”

House of Harlot found by Robin Archer in 1992. They work with high end designers brands on the catwalks of Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior and many others. Star of the music industry wear their d3esign in their music videos and stage shows. From Beyonce to the Glyndebourne Opera and Lady Gaga. Based in…
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Fashion 84th Anglo-American Conference of Historians

Excellent papers delivered at the Conference held at Senate House, London. Loved the Talking Legs in the English Renaissance “A study of Early Modern Masculinity ~Through Breeches and Hose – Captain Thomas Lee-portraiture at the National Portrait Gallery Amber Jane Butchart (London College of Fashion) paper on flamboyant masculinity in coastal cultures: The Lowestoft fisherlads…
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