That Was My Veil: Sartorial and Cosmetic Constructions of Resilience in Divorced Women

A research exploration of fashion and resilience by MA Fashion Studies graduate Kim Jenkins

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Cosmopolitan Magazine recognizes fashioning resilience and the psychology involved in looking “good”

From Racked: According to a press release, CosmoBody will offer women “challenges” or one to four-week-long programs “to get women ready for their key reveal moments.” Those moments could include … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

“That Was My Veil” Has Been Highlighted Amongst Parsons’ Newest Fashion Scholars!

Check it out here.

December 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enclothed Cognition: Fashion and Perception

Happy to see this article over at Not Just a Label, as they reflect on the psychological concept of “enclothed cognition”. While the concept seems pretty simple and intuitive, new … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

“Women happier than men after divorce, study finds”

I just stumbled across this new article published, which offers us new insight into the disparities regarding how men and women process divorce: Research published in the journal Economica has found that … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · Leave a comment