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MAI, MOI ET MONSIEUR D. | Welcome May!

HAPPY MAY DAY!  | BUON PRIMO MAGGIO!

We would like  to welcome May with an  ideal escapade at Granville, chez Monsieur Dior and his fabulous  scented garden , full of roses, forget-me-not and, of course, lilies-of-valley…

Enjoy this métissage dedicated to a legendary coutourier: an artist IS always his/her oeuvre.

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From Left:  Christian Dior, “MAY”, evening dress- 1954, courtesy of Met Museum   ♦    F. Chenoune – Ph. Thiebaut – B. Jeauffray-Mairet, DIOR IMPRESSIONS. The Inspiration and influence of Impressionism at the House of Dior, Rizzoli Publishing ♦        Christian Dior, “LILY OF THE VALLEY”, dress- 1953        ♦      METTE SAABYE, “Forget-me-not”, brooch- 2002 ♦

WEB LENS:  The Met Museum, Musée Dior Granville; Mette Saabye, Rizzoli Publishing.       Read  more on Monsieur Dior via Rizzoli Usa

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House of Dior, White Orchids at Haute Couture Runaway Fall 2014- creative Director RAF SIMONS

A presto!

nichka

WELCOME BACK! and Happy Birthday, Bark!

Welcome back to all of you..

and HAPPY BIRTHDAY, THE MORNING BARK!!!!

The Tudor bestiary, 1520, from THE TUDOR PATTERN BOOK, Bodleian Ms Ashmole 1504, Oxford University

The Tudor bestiary, 1520, from THE TUDOR PATTERN BOOK, Bodleian Ms Ashmole 1504, Oxford University

I started blogging four years ago and I’m very proud of what I’ve done since today!!!

So, thanks to all you  for following, reading, sharing, and commentig: hope to give you many many barks for the years to come!

web lens: The Tudor pattern Book, 1520

Thank you

Nichka