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Romantic trip to the ball ... to the library (+video)

Romantic trip to the ball ... to the library (+video)
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Is it possible in the modern world to feel like a duke and duchess? Remember the fashion of the gallant century, the grace and elegance of past centuries? See the coveted collectibles and exclusive gizmos of fashionistas and fashionistas of the past?

We invite you to visit the exhibition project "Shine of outfits and secrets of flirting", learn more about the history and artifacts of the 18th – 19th centuries, and be transported into the atmosphere of a real ball!

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How Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck Became the First Book Merch

11 Jun 2021

You often want to boast about your new hobby to the whole world to know. Got hooked on a book? Buy bookmarks with quotes Discovered a new fancy music band? Hurry up, you need a T-shirt with their logo! Impressed by a new film? Well, you get the train of thought. No matter what we admire, there is a suitable merch somewhere in the world – clothes, accessories and other branded items. It is believed that the era of merch began with Disney's Snow White and the release of the main character, gnomes and kind animal friends toys. But few people know that the first real merchandise was... bookish. Just a moment, ladies and gentlemen, today we'll take a look at how Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter became pioneers in this difficult endeavour and what came of it.

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