9 - 17 Nov 2013
Wed 15 Nov | 11:30 | TCC
Part essay, part film poem, Magic Mirror combines a re-staging of the French Surrealist artist Claude Cahun's black and white photographs with selected extracts from her book 'Aveux Non Avenus (Confessions Cut Off)'. In...
Alongside the works discussed, Narcissus Reflected includes pieces by Cocteau, Claude Cahun, Florence Henri and Paul Nash and Cecil Beaton, among others. All are as bewitching as the myth they reinterpret. As an exhibition it's characterized by it's own form of reflectiveness, the meticulous...
In her lilting Italian accent, of course!
Posted by polka dot at 17:49
I am not sure why I knew who she was but I spotted her before the rest of the paps and the bloggers, and managed to get these shots of her as she entered Somerset House. Let me say first, I LOVE her outfit. The navy polka dot blouse is timeless and perfect for my wardrobe. And those shoes!...
Absolutely loving the pictured yellow polka dot oversized cardigan jacket paired with black baggy shorts and a square print top, all huddled under one colour scheme – the perfect pre-fall look.
Photo courtesy of Vogue
Would I be able to match them with enough outfits from my closet or were they too busy? In the end I decided they are black and white and have fun polka dots so they should go with most pattern-less outfits and could maybe even be mixed with some other prints. I find Alaia shoes to be some of...
Posted by polka dot at 18:22
* My sweetest little niece, Delilah, in all her polka-dotted glory & neon chucks, picking out individual rocks and delivering them to me in our front yard ...each of which I threw back into the yard when she wasn't looking ...my mother, on the other hand, would have saved each one of them....
Jean Michel Basquiat
In Marc By Marc Jacobs blouses they mix plaid and flowered skirts, shorts and other striped polka dot skirts, outfits component doped risk taking joyful. If these equations were to be little convincing on paper, it is clear that on the podium the concept works beautifully. For his part,...