Fictional Fashionistas

By | August 2, 2011

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Anna Karenina in 2011. Image from http://textbook.tumblr.com/post/181629034/anna-karenina-is-heralded-as-one-of-the-greatest

Besides better nailpolish colors and the internet, what do mondern women have that Madame Bovary, Emma and Anna Karenina didn't? Answer: Vogue! Though their wardrobes are oft-described by their creators, it's fun to imagine these ladies in modern-day clothes. Would Bovary wear Balenciaga? Would Lydia Bennet attempt to walk in red-soled Louboutins? Previously confined to the pages of dusty old novels, these iconic women get modern day makovers on the fashion blog Textbook. The genius creator imagines historial figures and fictional characters in modern day outfits, straight off the runway. It's brilliant!

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