Vivienne Westwood

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Victorian jewel

What price beauty? That's the question lovely Grace Hammer has to answer as her world begins to fall apart.
A fictional setting that never fades
By CLEA SIMON  |  September 11, 2009

Fashion weak

My roommate Mike enjoys watching reality television that depicts people with actual skills.
Project Runway ’s slump
By SHARON STEEL  |  December 11, 2007

Show fetish

Ever since Salvatore Ferragamo designed the first stiletto heel in 1955, podiatrists have faced a steady stream of female patients seeking physical relief from their devotion to fashion over function.
The MFA’s new ‘Walk This Way’ exhibit traces the history of footwear fashion, from sandals to stilettos
By SHARON STEEL  |  September 26, 2007

Post-punk redux

Hyperactive. That’s the best way to describe Maximo Park singer Paul Smith.
Maximo Park, Paradise Rock Club, July 11, 2007
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  July 16, 2007

Close companions

The characters of Jean-Paul Sartre’s iconic 1944 one-act No Exit are in Hell.
No Exit , Les Liaisons Dangereuses , and Little Women
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  January 23, 2006