Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Ada Lovelace Day


Today is Ada Lovelace Day!

"Ada Lovelace Day is an international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM)."

Here's one of my picks... Tempest Anderson: Pioneer of Volcano Photography

I am going to trivialize the entire operation by doing a fashion post based on one of Ada's most famous portraits.

Ada Lovelace portrait

A similar actual historic dress.

1860 Robe à Transformation The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

1860 Robe à Transformation The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Acc Alexander McQueen knuckle embroidered box clutch at net-a-porter.com
1820 Pocket Watch  1820  Sotheby’s

Stuff from my own collection that might go with...





Retro Rack is also on facebook where I post additional images and fashion thoughts.

You can also visit the following shopping lists: Travel Dork, My Steampunk, My Wardrobe.

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