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Wedding Dresses 1775-2014: Pam Hogg

When model Mary Charteris went backstage after a fashion show and asked Pam Hogg to create her wedding dress, Hogg's response was a firm no. The designer had sworn off the garment. But she acquiesced, and a six-month period involving multiple references and a great deal of communication between the two followed.



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What is Luxury?

25 April – 27 September 2015. What is Luxury? interrogates ideas of luxury today, addressing how luxury is made and understood in a physical, conceptual and cultural capacity.

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