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2016 Pasadena Showcase House of Design Welcomes a Crowd for the Premiere Night Presentation

PSHA celebrates Premiere Night. Some of the 2016 Pasadena Showcase House of Design designers L-R (front row) Exterior Co-Chair Holly Shearer, Benefit Chair Marilyn Campbell Anderson, PSHA President Gretchen McNally, Interior Co-Chair Suzette Cummings (back row L-R), General Operations Co-Chair Debra Qurtman, Interior Co-Chair Susie Aguirre, Exterior Co-Chair Elsa Balding Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) celebrated their Premiere Night presentation of the 2016…

Step Into the Magical Pasadena Showcase House Starting April 17

The annual Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts brings together local designers to transform a historic house at a top secret location. This year, the designers let their creativity soar at a Mission Revival estate…

Pasadena Designer Earns Car Design News’ Lifetime Achievement Award

Car Design News, a leading global online resource for the professional automotive design community, has recognized long-time Pasadena resident and futuristic car Syd Mead as its Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for 2016. Mead joins Marcello…

Maranatha Alum Wins Marc Jacobs’ Fashion Week Contest

Maranatha High School alumna, Michelle Washington ’09, is no stranger to making headlines for her stunning fine art submissions and here she is, yet again, being recognized for another outstanding achievement. The young and talented…

The 52nd Pasadena Showcase House of Design Annual ‘Empty House Party’ Draws A Crowd

The 2016 Showcase season officially kicked-off on Friday, January 22nd. More than 450 design enthusiasts and patrons of the arts joined the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) in La Cañada Flintridge for their…

Saturday, May 07

Fiber Arts Day at the Huntington

On Saturday, May 7, from 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. learn about the art of making and dying textiles the natural way. The centuries-old crafts of spinning,…

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Vintage Fashions Lecture Series at Pasadena Museum of History with FIDM Curators

Sketch of gown for Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011) as “Susanna Drake Shawnessy” in Raintree County (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1957); Designer: Walter Plunkett (1902-1982); Watercolor on illustration board. Pasadena Museum of History’s Textile Arts Council is proud to partner with the curatorial staff of the FIDM Museum at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Los Angeles to present a three-part lecture series featuring fashions throughout the decades. Tickets, at $20 General, $15 Museum Members, and $10 Textile Arts Council Members, may be purchased online. All programs begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Giddings Room at Pasadena Museum of History; doors open at 6:00…

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