Posts made in May 6th, 2011

Fifty Dresses That Changed The World

Posted by on May 6, 2011 in Books & Film, Fashion & Beauty | 3 comments

Review of Fifty Dresses That Changed the World, The Design Museum, Conran Octopus Ltd Can a dress really change the world? Maybe not exactly, but one can definitely change the world of fashion, reflect and influence the social and cultural change, and communicate these changes in an often subtle but pervasive way. The perfect and most recent example is Kate Middleton’s wedding dress. Of course it is still too early to measure the effects it is yet to have, but the amount of press coverage and the veritable ‘Kate Fever’ it has caused, and the numerous copies currently being...

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