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The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell: Pt.2

Featured Image: CC licence - The Royal Wedding' (Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester; Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester)by Vandyk, published by J. Beagles & Co Bromide postcard print, 6 November 1935. NPG x197272© National Portrait Gallery, London Part one of the series told us a bit about Hartnell, and featured the then Princess Elizabeth's wedding… Continue reading The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell: Pt.2

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The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell:Part 1

Featured Image: The Daily Mail A quick overview of the man to get us all acquainted: As any good fashion observer knows, Sir Norman Hartnell (June 12th 1901- June 8th 1979) was one of the great designers of his time. As a Hollywood costume designer he dressed film stars like Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, and Vivien Leigh. That had all… Continue reading The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell:Part 1