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Misty Copeland Talks Fashion, Memoir and Body Image

Mary Alice Franklin | Posted 01.08.2015 | Arts
Mary Alice Franklin

It's quite overwhelming to be in the presence of someone who crushes multiple stereotypes, and does it with grace. Misty Copeland is African American. She does not have the typical "ballerina's body." She didn't have access to classical ballet early in life, so she began dancing "late" -- at age 13.

A Queer Moment at the FIT Museum (PHOTOS)

Horacio Fabiano | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Horacio Fabiano

Over 100 displays, meticulously arranged and organized by different historical periods, provide a retrospective view of the fashion contributions of LGBTQ individuals over the past 300 years. I pretended I was accompanied by my beloved Oscar Wilde wearing a bright velvet cape.

Loïc Prigent: Fashion Insider Documentaries

Hayley Griffith | Posted 04.28.2012 | Style
Hayley Griffith

My new French friend Loïc Prigent creates the greatest and most innovative insider documentaries on fashion today. He travels the world (sigh -- who wouldn't be jealous) recording diverse fashion icons 36 hours prior to their runway shows.

On Exhibit: ‘Daphne Guinness' at the Museum at FIT

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

For anyone who’s ever dreamed of stepping inside Daphne Guinness’s couture-filled closet, an upcoming exhibit at the Museum at FIT may be the next...

Michelle Obama Designer Toledo Loves Lace

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jane Levere

Toledo's most famous lace creation is on display through September 26 at the Museum at FIT in New York City.