WCW : MILDRED BLOUNT
"Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
These works of art, each of them, carefully curated and designed by Mildred Blount. Mildred best known for designing all of the hats in the iconic film Gone With the Wind, was a renowned designer. An African American artist who found her way to NYC and throughout her tenure designed for stars and the elite.
Mildred was the first African American member of the Motion Pictures Costumers Union who lead a rather reputable career.
Our #WCW goes to Ms. Blount - Designer Extraordinaire.