Sunday Swim: Sonia Delaunay

Oh, Sonia. 

That’s Sonia Delaunay.  French textile designer.  Genius.

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She paired vibrant, earthy color schemes with bold geometrics and great silhouettes to create some of the most incredible wearables.

This time of year, for obvious reasons, I am drawn to what she did for the world of bathing costumes.  Pure magic.

Nice little write-up and display of how she influences fashion today:   Sonia Delaunay–Textile Maverick

More extensive bio:  Sonia Delaunay

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