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what a hoot this quaint owl wallpaper was designed by cfa voysey now know as a pioneer of modern architecture
What a hoot. This quaint Owl wallpaper was designed by C.F.A. Voysey now know as a pioneer of modern architecture, the print is an example of his works from early on in his career where he focused on interiors.
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explore human food habits with our eat challenge ask your students to design a concept to give more people acc
Explore human food habits with our EAT challenge. Ask your students to design a concept to give more people access to affordable, healthy food #InnovateVAM Find out more #foodtech #sustainability #DTchat #DandT
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have you seen yet additional tickets now on sale for early and late slots for weekends in august don t miss yo
Have you seen #DiorDesignerofDreams yet? Additional tickets now on sale for early and late slots for weekends in August. Don't miss your chance as the exhibition closes 1 September.



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when you re feeling dramatic notice the hand embroidered english wildflowers on this marshall amp snelgrove ca
When you're feeling dramatic...
Notice the hand-embroidered English wildflowers on this Marshall & Snelgrove ca.1895 coat. It's influenced by the European Arts and Crafts Movement, that you can explore here:
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london design festival is recruiting volunteers for be a part of ldf at the vampa and come to the volunteer en
London Design Festival is recruiting volunteers for #LDF19! Be a part of LDF at the V&A and come to the Volunteer Enrolment Session, taking place on 22 August at the Museum between 3.00-4:30pm. Learn more:
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veronica whall started designing stained glass windows like the one pictured when she was just 13 her style wa
Veronica Whall started designing stained glass windows (like the one pictured) when she was just 13. Her style was influenced by the progressive arts and crafts movement.

Learn more about stained glass:
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at the cutting edge of time this intricate c18th golden watch was made in switzerland watchmaking only began i
At the cutting edge of time. This intricate C.18th golden watch was made in Switzerland. #Didyouknow watchmaking only began in Switzerland after the Huguenot refugees brought the manufacture of portable timepieces to Geneva in the second half of the 16th century?
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come rain or shine the wet collection by mary quant showcased how innovative experiments with pvc could become
Come rain or shine, the 'Wet Collection' by Mary Quant showcased how innovative experiments with PVC could become futuristic, shiny fashion must-haves. Join Co-curator Stephanie Wood as she takes a look at the trailblazing collection.
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yes theres a lot going on here but 15th cent italian narrative paintings like this one by ghirlandaio often sh
Yes there’s a lot going on here, but 15th cent. Italian narrative paintings like this one by Ghirlandaio often showed multiple events from one story.

Discover the civilisations of Ancient Greece & Rome with our course The Classical World & its Afterlife:
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could your class design a new climate friendly way to get from a to b our go challenge aims to help students c
Could your class design a new, climate friendly way to get from A to B? Our GO challenge aims to help students consider the big questions surrounding human movement though design. Find out more #InnovateVAM #sustainability #DTchat #DandT

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became the principal item of dress for all classes and sexes in japan from the 16th c and is still a symbol of
#Kimono became the principal item of dress for all classes and sexes in Japan from the 16th c. and is still a symbol of Japanese culture. Discover real kimono here at the V&A:

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happy author aamilne was born in 1882 amp to celebrate we re giving away 3 pots of honey from the vampa beehiv
Happy #WinniethePoohDay! Author A.A.Milne was born #otd in 1882 & to celebrate we're giving away 3 pots of honey from the V&A beehives. RT for a chance to win! #WinniethePooh
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in videogames we go behind the scenes of nintendos creative process for the fantastically fun watch what produ
In Videogames #DesignPlayDisrupt we go behind the scenes of Nintendo’s creative process for the fantastically fun #Splatoon. Watch what Producer Hisashi Nogami and Head of Software Development Shinya Takahashi thought when they visited the exhibition.
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that the discovery of purple was a complete accident back in in 1856 william henry perkin was trying to produc
#Didyouknow that the discovery of purple was a complete accident? Back in in 1856, William Henry Perkin was trying to produce quinine in his London home-lab. His experiment failed, but he discovered the first synthetic dye that changed the history of fashion.
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our hearts are with paris as we reflect on the devastating this poignant photo by charles marville created in
Our hearts are with Paris as we reflect on the devastating #NotreDameCathedralFire. This poignant photo by Charles Marville, created in c1855, marked the end of a restoration project that saw the addition of the iconic spire to the cathedral, now sadly lost.
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we now have all three of our notebooks fully available online you can also see one of our notebooks in person
We now have all three of our #LeonardodaVinci notebooks fully available online! You can also see one of our notebooks in person at the Leonardo da Vinci: A Mind in Motion exhibition at the @britishlibrary #Leonardo500
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To celebrate the record-breaking #DavidBowieIs, RT for the chance to win a bundle of #Bowie goodies from !
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'A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.'― Coco Chanel #InternationalWomensDay
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peter rabbit creator was born in 1866 she was an accomplished natural scientist while she struggled to find re
Peter Rabbit creator was born in 1866. , sh#otde was an a#Didyouknowccomplished natural scientist? While she struggled to find recognition as a woman, today her drawings and paintings are widely valued by modern mycologists.
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we have acquired a three storey section of robin hood gardens a nationally important and internationally recog
We have acquired a three-storey section of Robin Hood Gardens, a nationally important and internationally recognised work of Brutalist architecture, located in Poplar, East London, and designed by Alison and Peter Smithson, British architects of lasting international reputation.
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