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Vogue

27/11/2013

Stuarts London Raises its Hat to Isabella Blow

Those who dismiss the fashion world as a vapid, ivory tower for people whose mouths are made for pouting and air-kissing (rather than eating) and models with cold dead eyes of sharks and the personality of a flannel, must visit the spectacular Somerset House exhibition, celebrating the late Isabella Blow. This deeply personal and poignant show demonstrates the wit, warmth, soul, passion and tragedy that the industry is capable of, in every battered heel and hat – charred from lighting her cigarettes from dinner table candelabras – from the wardrobe... Read More