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How superstition and clairvoyants influenced fashion designers from Christian Dior to Coco Chanel

The supernatural and the occult have helped shape high fashion in many ways 'All writers learn from the dead,' declares Margaret Atwood in her brilliant book Negotiating with the Dead, an observation that seems to me as true for great couturiers as it is for many other artists.

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How superstition and clairvoyants influenced fashion designers from Christian Dior to Coco Chanel