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

The “Revenge Body” in the Media: Caroline Wozniacki

It’s been interesting to see the “revenge body” situating itself in the media as a phenomenon aiding women in fashioning resilience. The “revenge body” has become a recipe for resilience, … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

More on the “Revenge Body” in the Media

Once again, the “revenge body” is being circulated through the media– this time with Khloe Kardashian. Her body is seen as lean and fit, and in the image provided in … Continue reading

October 1, 2013 · Leave a comment