The first preview of the Costume Institute’s Charles James: Beyond Fashion exhibition, opening at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 8.


Vintage cocktail recipes in rhyme? Yes, please! This unique unpublished book by Charles Green Shaw is only one of many rare printed materials that will be featured in our upcoming Journal.

Pages 42 and 43 from: Charles Green Shaw’s Rhymed recipes, 193-?. Charles Green Shaw papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.


Stevie Nicks style inspiration.

David Luiz!! Get up you lil’ stinker

(Source: halfagony-halfhope)


Walking dress, 1860’s
From the collection of Alexandre Vassiliev

youngmarxist: So if we have to show women what the baby looks like in their womb and tell them how the process works before allowing them to get an abortion, does that mean we should teach our soldiers about the culture of the lands we’re invading, and explain to them that the people we want them to kill have families and feel pain, just like Americans?


Works by Alphonse Mucha when he wasn’t painting.



i just want a boy who touches me distractedly

like sitting watching a movie and he just kinds of drags his fingers over your skin while watching and he doesn’t have a motive he’s not trying to tickle you or be sexual with you he’s just touching your skin and feeling the shape of your bones under that skin like it’s physically comforting for him to know that you’re there right under his fingertips

oh fuck i didnt know girls liked when i did this