Nora Navra Library and desegregation

Ring in the New Year!

2019 has already established itself as a banner year here in the studio of Mrs. Collins. After twelve years, the History of Graphic Design in South Louisiana (HGD-SL) project is soon to be finished! This project, which began in 2006, was championed by Mrs. Collins. It was covered by PRINT Magazine, and comprises original source material…
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Black & Blue

Late October 2018: Phillips auction house in Manhattan’s tony, bluestocking district, premiered a curated selection of vintage apparel and accessories from Keni Valenti’s personal collection of over 20,000 pieces collected over forty years. This selection, and more, is currently being sold exclusively on Bluefly. This collaboration between Valenti and Bluefly was brilliantly curated by Jeff McKay….
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Curated Collection from Petite Suite

As seen in VOGUE

In Vogue…the ideal gift for holiday, a bespoke monogram by stationer Nancy Sharon Collins, hand painted on your new pair of Alumnae shoes. Personalize your new Alumnae shoes with our bespoke hand painted monogram service by Nancy Sharon Collins. Choose from Custom, Curated, and Alumnae proprietary monogram designs, in two sizes: small and large. All…
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