Utrecht’s Centraal Museum is celebrating it was the first museum to employ a paid fashion curator. It celebrates in style: an impressive fashion exhibition numbering over one hundred items can be visited till the 22nd of October 2017. The exhibition title “Out of Fashion” is of course a small joke, but also hints at how items are displayed.
A real rabbit hopping in the Dutch dunes. A bed-time story for his son about this rabbit. It was all Dick Bruna needed to create Miffy – in Dutch called Nijntje (short for klein konijn; small rabbit) surnamed Pluis (Fluff). In 1955, the first Dick Bruna Miffy booklet was published.