All creative work begins by doing something with the hands. Creation is simply a problem and design is the way out.
The Charles James: Beyond Fashion exhibition closes at the Met on Sunday, August 10.
Who wants to take an impromptu trip to the Big Apple with me?
Photo of Ball Gown (1949-1950), fabricated of red silk velvet, red silk satin and white cotton organdy, via The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Part of the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Arturo and Paul Peralta-Ramos, 1954 (2009.300.2786). Thank you, Merida, for the reminder!