The Marvelous 1950s Costumes of Marvelous Mrs Maisel

'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Costumes and Sets Bring "Magical Color" to Season 2

Amy Sherman-Palladino’s Marvelous Mrs Maisel  is about a Jewish mother who explores her passions by becoming a comedian. The show uses 1950s fashion throughout the plot using colours and patterns to express both the glamour and austerity found in the post-war period. The 1950s costumes create an authentic portrayal of this time period, and illustrates … Read more

Are We Living in the New Swing Era?

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Martin Ellis is the Director of the Swingland dance school and events company with an Art Deco-styled Winter Ball coming up on December 16. The ongoing success of this venture that will soon be celebrating 20 years of business stands testament to the fact that Swing is bigger now than it has ever been. Ellis … Read more