Charles James: Beyond Fashion May 8 – August 10, 2014 The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum photo by Miguel Villalobos

Dear Shaded Viewers,

I know I posted Charles James yesterday but I could not resist showing you the Four Leaf Clover Abstract Ballgown again, from a different angle. Thanks to Miguel Villalobos for the photograph.



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.