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The case of a woman who was strangled by her long scarf was linked to a '70s trend spurred by Tom Baker's version of the Doctor in the BBC TV show "Doctor Who." #halloween #fashionvictims #doctorwho

40 Years Ago To The Day, ‘Doctor Who’ Predicted ‘Alternative Facts’ The powerful "alter the facts to fit the views," the Doctor said on Jan.

Arsenical wreaths from the Maison Tilmans, Paris, Les modes parisiennes, January 24, 1863. From Alison Matthews David's collection.  #FashionVictims #prettybutpoisonous #arsenic #victorianfashion #halloween

PINNER says: flower wreaths and a fashion plate from the period that tested positive for arsenical pigments that I own. The second plate is framed and hung on the wall with the green dress.

Fabulously gory and gruesome, Fashion Victims (Alison Matthews David) takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the lethal history of women's, men's and children's dress, in myth and reality. #FashionVictims #Halloween #arsenic #HobbleSkirt #fashionhistory #smallpox #steampunk #victorian #edwardian

Fabulously gory and gruesome, Fashion Victims (Alison Matthews David) takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the lethal history of women's, men's and children's dress, in myth and reality.

This beautifully-designed and lavishly-illustrated volume features designs from a vast array of designers and agencies from influential figures including Ross Lovegrove, Ingo Maurer, Philippe Starck, Ron Arad and Tom Dixon to newly-emerging designers. See more at: http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/21st-century-lighting-design-9781472503138

From functionality to style, the design of lighting is an area of design that is in a constant state of flux, with technologies allowing designers to now create lighting that can .

Fashion Pattern Cutting  is a creative pattern cutting book that pushes the boundaries of 3D experimentation on the mannequin stand. Taking sculpture, origami and natural forms as her three key sources of inspiration, fashion designer Zarida Zaman examines the relationship between fabric, drape, weight and 3D forms for women's wear.

Designed to boost draping confidence and design creativity, Fashion Pattern Cutting is a step-by-step guide to the pattern cutting process, from finding