Capturing Imagination: Europeana Fashion Thesaurus

Today, Nacha Van Steen at Europeana Fashion partner Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels, tells us about one of the technical challenges the project is facing – how to represent the world of fashion digitally so that you can explore it easily. What springs to mind when I say ‘fashion’? Exactly, an immense […]

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Fashion is coming to Europeana

Today, we are pleased to present a guest blog post from Europeana Fashion. Read on to find out what the project is all about… Europeana Fashion is creating a source of inspiration and reference for those in the creative field, a treasure chest of rich and reliable information for fashion academics and an extremely comprehensive […]

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Rare photographs of fashion designer Coco Chanel

“I don’t do fashion, I am fashion“, once said Coco Chanel. Gabrielle Bonheur “Coco” Chanel (19 August 1883 – 10 January 1971) is one of the most influential designers in the history of fashion. Her influence on fashion was so profound that she was the only person in the couturier field to be in Time […]

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