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Mabel Herbert Urner: Collecting Needlework in Fiction and in Fact

No article about Mabel Urner as a writer was complete without a reference to her passion for collecting needlework samplers and textiles.

Glasgow Style: The Art of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald

Around the turn of the twentieth century, a new style of art emerged in Scotland’s largest and most bustling city, Glasgow. Learn about the artists who helped establish this movement, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret Macdonald.

Paul Poiret: Fashion’s Tragic King

A showman as well as a fashion designer, Paul Poiret was known in Paris as “Le Magnifique” and in America as the “King of Fashion.”