★ Making History: LACMA’s Historical Pattern Project
~ Retrospectives / ~ Things of the Past

★ Making History: LACMA’s Historical Pattern Project

★ In 2011, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) began a project to pull patterns from various pieces in their costume collection. Initially working with theatrical costume designer Thomas John Bernard, the Costume and… Continue reading

★ The World’s Most Beautiful Eggs: The Genius of Faberge
~ Retrospectives / ~ Things of the Past

★ The World’s Most Beautiful Eggs: The Genius of Faberge

★ Not a new documentary, but an absolutely wonderful one – the BBC’s fascinating 2013 account of the life and work of Russian jeweller, Carl Faberge, is currently available to watch on iPlayer. Called ‘The World’s Most Beautiful… Continue reading