Paris Fashion Week 2013- what’s on Show

The usual suspects in the front row. Plenty to see. The accessories, were the stand out for me.

Paris Fashion Week 2013- what’s on Show

Paris Fashion Week, takes me back to the viewing of  ‘The Devil Wears Prada, and I think I will associate the two for some time. I was in the Fashion Industry many decades ago, and I understand that it’s as catty now as it ever was. But aside from the Anorexia, Bulimia, drug addictions and tiny […]

Ida B. Wells Barnett

(Third in a series about the history of American women) Ida B. Wells was born in Holly Springs, Mississippi in 1862, just months before the signing of the ‘Emancipation Proclamation’. She was the oldest of 8 children. A ‘yellow fever’ plague broke out in Holly Springs causing the death of her parents in 1880. She […]