My parents are coming into town this weekend, and I’m looking forward to their visit. I’m taking them to Publican, a meat-centric restaurant with communal tables. All week I’ve been excited to get oysters!
I’m trying to fend off getting sick too. This has been a bad winter for my health. Stay warm, healthy, and have a great weekend!
And now here are this week’s links:
I had no idea cowboy artists in Paris were a thing during the late Victorian era.
Great blog post by the Ryerson Fashion Research Collection on the shirt-waist, a blouse women wore at the turn of the century.
I think libraries are awesome, and so is this piece proclaiming their hipness.
My colleague and former boss, Karen Herbaugh of the American Textile History Museum, was interviewed about wearing pajamas in public alongside Clinton Kelly. Karen shared her historical point of view, while Clinton brought his What Not To Wear-trademark assessment.
I was fascinated by this piece in The Atlantic called “The Death of the Cool Feminist Smoker.”
I’m not sure I understand normcore. Do you get it?
I’m trying to figure out how I can see the traveling exhibition of Dr. Seuss’ hats.