Friday Finds June 2017
Why fashion has become colorful over the years.
Speaking of fashion, what a physicist sees when she looks at a fancy gown.
I have always lived near to the beach. While I’m not there every weekend in the summer, I love the beach, especially in that time of night around 6pm when it clears out and it’s just quiet with fewer people and the sound of the waves. Here’s how the beach became such a popular spot.
Speaking of fashion– when does it belong in a museum and when can you just wear it?
The many colors of Mister Rogers’ sweaters.
As a library lover, it’s no surprise I also love card catalogs so this history of them was super cool to me. Yep, I’m a book nerd.
Did you read the book From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler as a kid? It was one of my favorites growing up and may be it has something to do with my working in the museum field. Here’s the true story behind E.L. Konisburg’s classic children’s novel.
Dirty Dancing is one of my favorite movies of all time. Here’s the scoop on the real-life locations that we see as Kellerman’s.