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Tale of the classic LBD - the 100 year journey

One might not fathom the implications of classic fashion inventions in history in relation to their daily life decisions but it is often proved otherwise. This dichotomy is beautifully showcased in the iconic monologue of Miranda Priestly in 'Devil wears Prada' to her assistant Joe about the cerulean sweater she was wearing which she thought is a mere piece of lumpy clothing picked up from a local store.  Miranda points out the lack of knowledge about how exactly the colour cerulean – neither blue nor turquoise was formulated by a famous designer on a fashion show which was then replicated by several others and finally was trickled down to the departmental stores and clearance bins from where Joe most probably...

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