The Metropolitan Museum of Art at New York

1st Monday May

First Monday in May – Jo Reviews Fashion’s Exclusive Party

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The First Monday in May, maybe just another day to many, but to those in the heady world of haute couture it’s the day for the super bowl of fashion – The Met Gala Ball held in New York City. Just what does it take to put on fashions night…

Court and Cosmos: Great Age of the Seljuqs at The Met, NY

Court and Cosmos: Great Age of the Seljuqs at The Met, NY

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At The Met, NY a landmark international loan exhibition until July 24 features spectacular works of art showcasing Court and Cosmos the Great Age of the Seljuqs

Roman Glass Multi coloured

Ennion: Master of Roman Glass – Miracle of Created Things

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Roman glass is enigmatic when its beauty is revealed by a 1st century craftsmen called Ennion, who signed his works ‘Ennion made me’ let the buyer remember him’

The Designer Files by Jo Bayley – Lanvin

The Designer Files by Jo Bayley – Lanvin

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I was recently asked “why choose these four in the designer files?”. As I said last week, I wanted to showcase a few of the lesser known creatives, but it made me think a little deeper into my choices. My decision to wax lyrical about Lanvin this week definitely has…