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Pop Art Sweaters and Handbags

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Pop Art Sweaters and Handbags

Pop Art Sweaters and Handbags A talisman for protection, a symbol representing the universe, your current mood, and a medicinal plant leaf are all ingredients in the Pop Art Sweaters Collection for fall/holiday 2015. During its emergence in the 1950s, Pop Art challenged the dominant views on what art should be by creating art out of current popular culture and daily routine items. Rebellious and inspirational, it captured a historical time in a new way and changed the definition of art. Today, our daily routine consists of many things. Symbols reflect our lives. We use emojis to express our “digital”...

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The Sweater Savior Project

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The Sweater Savior Project

At the top of the new year, many of us make hard decisions about the clothing in our closets. Purging what doesn’t fit, is damaged, or just plain boring is part of our decision making. The sad part is that sometimes a favorite garment appears to be heading toward the rag bag. Often times the piece in question is a moth-eaten cashmere sweater. A good friend calls me the Sweater Savior. And its true, in fact. I rescue castoff sweaters and reincarnate them into new, eco friendly versions of their former self. And I can reincarnate yours too. Unless, of course, it looks like the red swimsuit in the pinup...

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