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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Fashioning Resilience: Hair Transformation featured in “Sliding Doors” (1998)

Gwyneth Paltrow’s character Helen undergoes a drastic transformation to help her move on from a cheating boyfriend in the film, Sliding Doors (1998). Advertisements

August 4, 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

Artist Marina Abramović Fashions Resilience: “I wanted to feel female again”

I recently watched artist Marina Abramović’s documentary, “The Artist is Present” (2012) on HBO, and while watching this spectacular film on her body of work, I was surprised with a … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · Leave a comment