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

Rules for Resilience: “Stacy London Tells Us What to Wear After a Breakup”

Once again, Fashionista.com has published an article on how women should dress themselves in the wake of a breakup. Pop stylist Stacy London was enlisted to offer a set of … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

I will be presenting “That Was My Veil” this Friday!

I will be presenting “That Was My Veil” this Friday! If you are around the NYC area this Friday, May 17th, I will be presenting my thesis work, “That Was … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

And So It Begins.

My decision to research the wardrobe and cosmetic practices of divorced women started with a story from a former co-worker. She told me of her journey through a divorce, and … Continue reading

September 30, 2012 · Leave a comment