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Prints Quinn

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Prints Quinn

I am utterly smitten with designer Richard Quinn (and clearly I'm in good company- so Queen Elizabeth!). London based, he is known for his innovative use of bold prints. He's also a fan of 1980s Mugler, so he's got great taste in vintage himsef!  In many of his designs I'm immediately reminded of the 1950s-60s coordinating dress and coat ensemble. I adore the ensembles with mis-matched prints as well- and the runway looks are brilliantly innovative!    You can shop floral prints (vintage, of course) on the site here.   Past-   Quinn-

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Little Edie

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Edith Head, that is! Today is the celebrated designer's birthday! Lots of pics of her work throughout the day over at the Facebook page. Pop over and take a look!  Edith....   Edith's design for Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's"       Edith's design for Audrey Hepburn in "Sabrina"        

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