Some articles on fashion, fashion therapy:
... Following fashion design school in New York City, and her move to San Francisco Irina opened, in 1945, her first studio-salon, as a millinery designer EraBelle Hat Shop ... effort, as part of the San Francisco chapter of Fashion Group International (FGI), with Jane Winthrop, in the San Francisco Mental Health Fashion Therapy ... These activities involved the patients in both staging and presenting fashion, and in showing them how to dress fashionably ...
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