|The ballet by Frederick Ashton, staged periodically has been a great hit.|
Last year Preen fashion house (favoured apparently by the likes of Kate Moss (model) and Kirsten Dunst (actress) said Beatrix Potter's botanical art was the source of inspiration for their Autumn/Winter collection.
|Preen's collection inspired by Beatrix Potter!|
And to find out more about it here's a link to the article in Grazia magazine on-line (although of course we know that BP's first name is spelled with an 'x' not an 'ice' and she did get married...)
Fascinating to know that a century after her botanical work was created it's still being noticed and influencing today's creatives (not sure what Beatrix herself would make of it though!).
post by Linda