A research exploration of fashion and resilience by MA Fashion Studies graduate Kim Jenkins
“That Was My Veil” indeed. I’m sharing a news post from the summer that featured Vera Wang’s presentation of an all-black bridal collection for Fall 2012 following the dissolution of her marriage:
Vera speaks specifically about her inspiration for the collection following her marriage here:
Whether or not psychology is at play for Ms. Wang with regards to negotiating her work as a designer and the significant experiences going on in her personal life, I plan to follow her fashions closely as a potential example of art imitating life.