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Motivation: “When I wake up in the morning, I feel like any other insecure 24-year-old girl. Then I say, ‘Bitch, you’re Lady Gaga, you get up and walk the walk today.’”
Spotlight: Paul Poiret. Known as Le Magnifique in Paris and the King of Fashion circa 1916.
Item of the Day: The Parasol as worn by fashion stylist and entrepreneur @Rachel Zoe.
Influencer: In 1903 German singer Anna Muthesius publishes “Women’s Own Dress” urging women to break free from the fashion dictates of Paris and develop their own style.
Spotlight: Josephine Baker performs history making Banana Dance. 90+ years later, twerking catches on.
Timeline: The Suntan Era 1901-1928: Freed from restrictive clothing, the fashionable set flocks to Malibu to acquire a suntan and flaunt their beach pajamas and summer suits.
The Vintage Fashion Expo returns to Los Angeles in May. Bring your friends and make a day of it. Weekend passes now available. Visit our website for more details: www.vintageexpo.com