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A podcast with a focus on fashion history

A podcast with a focus on fashion history
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A podcast with a focus on fashion history

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English


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Reprise: 1. History of Fashion Week

1/22/2019
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New York Fashion Week is just around the corner and we thought it'd be fun to do a reprise of our very first episode on the history of fashion week and fashion presentations! Oh my, we've learned a lot about recording since 2016! Patreon: www.patreon.com/unravelpodcast PayPal: www.paypal.me/unravelpodcast Website: www.unravelpodcast.com Instagram: @unravelpodcast Twitter: @unravelpodcast Facebook: www.facebook.com/unravelpodcast/ Pinterest: Unravel: A Fashion Podcast...

Duration:01:02:43

73. Fashion in The Avengers

1/14/2019
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Today’s topic for our super-secret counter-intelligent Spy podcast is The Avengers! No, not that Avengers, the serialized British television show The Avengers, which ran from 1961 to 1969. The Avengers, a kind of satirical, stylized drama, played on the more lighthearted aspects of the Cold War, the space race and the Youthquake. In terms of tone, The Avengers is more Dr. Who than James Bond. The show follows the adventures of John Steed, a British spy, who works for a shadowy organization...

Duration:01:01:05

Bonus Patreon Episode: Latex From Protective Clothing to Fetish Favorite Part I

1/7/2019
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#FashionnerdAlert! We bring you an episode from our exclusive Patreon series Unravel, After Dark! Unravel, After Dark is a monthly series revealing the relationship between fashion and sex and is only available to our Patreon donors. Fashion Nerds that donate $5 a month get 6 episodes of Unravel, After Dark annually! Fashion Lovers donating $10 or more a month get 12 episodes of Unravel, After Dark annually! For just $1 a month Fashion Patrons get a shout out on our instagram and on an...

Duration:00:09:07

72. (dis)ABLED BEAUTY: the evolution of beauty, disability, and ability with Dr. Tameka Ellington

12/31/2018
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Joy and Jasmine talk to Dr. Tameka Ellington about (dis)ABLED BEAUTY: the evolution of beauty, disability, and ability exhibition that she co-curated with Dr. Stacey Lim and was first displayed at Kent State. Ellington explains that “(dis)ABLED BEAUTY: the evolution of beauty disability and ability features a collection of hearing devices, canes, prosthetics, apparel and other assistive devices which make their wearer fashionable, abled and to some degree... superhuman.” Image: Leather Moto...

Duration:00:51:04

71. Slavic Folk Museum: Interview with Irina Souchtchenko

12/26/2018
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In this episode, Jasmine talks to Irina Souchtchenko the founder of the Slavic Folk Museum, which houses the largest private collection of Slavic costume, textiles and art in the United States. Slavic peoples include East Slavs (chiefly Belarusians, Russians, Rusyns, and Ukrainians), West Slavs (chiefly Czechs, Kashubs, Moravians, Poles, Silesians, Slovaks and Sorbs), and South Slavs (chiefly Bosniaks, Bulgarians, Croats, Macedonians, Montenegrins, Serbs and Slovenes). In the interview they...

Duration:00:47:24

70. Fashion In Focus: The Muff

12/10/2018
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This is the Unravel Minisode series “Fashion in Focus” where we tell you the brief history of a garment, accessory, or textile.In this FIF Jasmine talks discuss the history of the fashionable winter accessory the muff. Image: Attributed to Henry Kingsbury, “The Muff”, printed 1787 (The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University) Sources: http://costumehistorian.blogspot.com/2013/01/ http://twonerdyhistorygirls.blogspot.com/2012/02/courtiers-muff-quarterbacks-handwarmer.html Website:...

Duration:00:07:16

69. The History of The Valentine Museum Fashion and Textile Collection with Kristen Stewart

12/3/2018
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Joy sits down to talk with Kristen E. Stewart, the Nathalie L. Klaus Curator of Costume and Textiles, about the history of the The Valentine Museum in Richmond, VA. The swerve through conversations about: the importance of uplifting voices in fashion history scholarship, how many objects are in the costume and textiles department, and why Kristen is so passionate about telling all the stories Richmond has to tell through dress. Stewart started at The Valentine in the fall of 2014. Stewart...

Duration:01:00:11

68. Personal Style of Lindsay Sarazin a.k.a @epicnativedude

11/21/2018
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Dana interviews Algonquin/Ojibwe photographer & filmmaker Lindsay Sarazin a.k.a @epicnativedude about his personal style and how expresses his Native identity through his clothing. You can find more about Lindsay here: Instagram: @epicnativedude Website: http://wolfeyeproductions.com/ Find us: Website: www.unravelpodcast.com Patreon: www.patreon.com/unravelpodcast PayPal: www.paypal.me/unravelpodcast Instagram: @unravelpodcast Twitter: @unravelpodcast Facebook:...

Duration:00:33:04

Reprise: 38. Fashion in Focus: The T-Shirt

11/12/2018
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Welcome to Unravel's new minisode series: Fashion in Focus. Each FIF will detail the brief history of a garment, accessory or textile. These minisodes will alternate weekly with our full-length episodes. In this Fashion in Focus Jasmine discusses the history of the T-shirt. Find us: Website: www.unravelpodcast.com Patreon: www.patreon.com/unravelpodcast PayPal: www.paypal.me/unravelpodcast Instagram: @unravelpodcast Twitter: @unravelpodcast Facebook: www.facebook.com/unravelpodcast/...

Duration:00:07:59

67. Fashion in Focus: Claire McCardell's "Monastic Dress"

11/6/2018
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In this FIF Joy reveals the brief history of Claire McCardell’s Monastic Dress. This is a three part episode that explores the influence of Claire McCardell on key fashion items in both America and Europe. Image: Claire McCardell. Woman's Dress, 1949. Los Angeles County Museum of Art Sources: Deconstructing Claire McCardell Research Spotlight: Claire McCardell and the Ballet Flat Yohannan, Kohle. Claire Mccardell Redefining Modernism. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1998. Find us: Website:...

Duration:00:07:51

66. Halloween Extravaganza! The Costumes of Eiko Ishioka: Dracula & The Cell

10/29/2018
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Welcome to our annual Halloween episode. This year we’re doing something a little different we’re focusing on the costume designer Eiko Ishioka in two films: Bram Stoker’s Dracula (Dir. Francis Ford Coppola, 1992) and The Cell (Dir. Tarsem Singh, 2000). We’ve selected a few characters and/or notable costumes in each film to analyze Ishioka’s designs. Spoiler Alert! Timestamps: Dracula (0:00 - 1:00) The Cell (1:01-2:03). Sources: Alexander McQueen S/S RTW 2001, VOSS Eiko Ishioka: Celebrating...

Duration:02:05:06

Unravel, After Dark: Interview with Remy Fox (NSFW) Patreon Exclusive

10/22/2018
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We are so excited to bring you a teaser of our new Patreon Exclusive series Unravel, After Dark which reveals the relationship between fashion and sex. In the first episode, Jasmine has a candid interview with LA chingona icon and stripper Remy Fox about her style, twerking, sex work and so much more. Find Remy fox on Cash App @RemyFox To hear the full episode and listen to all of the future episodes visit our Patreon.At the monthly $10 Fashion Lover level you’ll have access to Unravel,...

Duration:00:24:49

Reprise: Episode 2. Costume in Horror Films

10/15/2018
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The Halloween season is upon us and wanted to give y'all a lil throwback to the episode that started our Halloween series. Enjoy Episode 2. Costume in Horror Films where we discuss the costumes in some of our favorite slasher movies. We analyze the ensembles of the (mostly) masked villains and "last girls" in "The Texas Chaninsaw Massacre," Halloween," "Friday the 13th," and "Nightmare on Elm Street." We get into gory and explicit details so if you're squeamish avert your ears. Website:...

Duration:01:36:46

65. Fashion In Focus: Fair Isle Sweater

10/8/2018
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In this Fashion In Focus, Dana talks about the history of the Fair Isle Sweater. Pour yourself a cup of tea and cozy up with Unravel to welcome sweater weather. Image credit: Rob McDougall / VisitScotland / Today Sources: Demeyere, Gail Jane Merrill, and Keren Ben-Horin. The Sweater: A History. Schiffer Fashion Press: Pennsylvania, 2017. www.amazon.com/Sweater-History-J…ill/dp/076435261X Find Keren Ben-Horin at kerenbenhorin.com/ Website: www.unravelpodcast.comInstagram:...

Duration:00:06:49

64. Fashion In Focus: San Marcos Blankets

10/2/2018
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In this Fashion In Focus, Jasmine talks about the history of the San Marcos blanket and its transformation from home textile to fashion statement. Additionally this FIF, features a Q&A with the designer Brenda Equihua the founder of the L.A. label Equihua. To find Equihua check out: https://www.equihua.us/Instagram: @equihua_official Image: Equihua’s New Classics Collection Sources: https://wearemitu.com/mitu-world/quiz-which-san-marcos-blanket-are-you/...

Duration:00:14:04

Exclusive: Unravel at C3Arts Radio

9/24/2018
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On August 28, Joy and Jasmine were cordially invited to the C3 ARTS RADIO studio at City College by the gracious hosts Phillip Harvey and Winston Brewington. Check out our first live radio appearance! Follow C3 ARTS RADIO at: Tumblr: http://c3artsradio.tumblr.com/ Instagram: @c3artsradio Twitter: @c3artsradio Website: www.unravelpodcast.com Instagram: @unravelpodcast Twitter: @unravelpodcast Facebook: www.facebook.com/unravelpodcast/ Pinterest: Unravel: A Fashion Podcast...

Duration:00:55:04

63. Charles James: Portrait of an Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art

9/17/2018
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Joy gives #fashionnerds an in-depth review of the Rizzoli publication Charles James: Portrait of an Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art by Michèle Gerber Klein. Image credit: Book cover of Charles James: Portrait of an Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art. Courtesy of Rizzoli. Learn more and buy Charles James: Portrait of an Unreasonable Man at: https://www.rizzoliusa.com/book/9780847861453 https://www.amazon.com/Charles-James-Portrait-Unreasonable-Fashion/dp/0847861457 Website:...

Duration:00:11:41

62. Fashion In Focus: The Miniskirt

9/10/2018
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This is the Unravel Minisode series “Fashion in Focus” where we tell you the brief history of a garment, accessory or textile. In this FIF Dana focuses on the infamous miniskirt. Image credit: Film still from The Avengers Linda Thorson as Tara King/ Agent 69 Website: www.unravelpodcast.com Instagram: @unravelpodcast Twitter: @unravelpodcast Facebook: www.facebook.com/unravelpodcast/ Pinterest: Unravel: a fashion podcast www.pinterest.com/afashionpodcast/ Stitcher:...

Duration:00:09:18

61. Curves and Catsuits, Policing Bodies & Fashion

9/3/2018
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In light of Serena William's catsuit being banned at French Open, Joy and Jasmine were inspired to have a roundtable and discuss curves, catsuits and the policing of black women's and women's bodies in fashion. Sources: https://www.theroot.com/let-s-be-real-society-finds-black-women-with-curvy-bod-1790856743 http://www.womensmediacenter.com/fbomb/we-need-to-stop-sexualizing-and-policing-women-who-have-curvy-bodies https://www.dailydot.com/irl/slutwalk-samirah-raheem-jesse-peterson/...

Duration:01:02:04

60. "performing fashion: senseless acts of gender" with Theo Tyson

8/27/2018
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Jasmine talks to avant-garde academic Theo Tyson about her presentation at the Progressive Connexions: Fashion & Photography Conference in Palermo, which focused on her graduate thesis exhibition "performing fashion: senseless acts of gender." Learn more about Theo Tyson and her exhibition at SCAD (Savanah College of Art and Design): performing fashion: senseless acts of gender Twitter: @mstheo_tyson Instagram: @mstheo_tyson Image: Frances Neyra Claudio, B.F.A. photography, "Donnie," detail,...

Duration:01:00:50