Author: Anita Thomas

BEHIND THE SEAMS Available for Purchase Soon!

Watch this site! Behind the Seams will be available for purchase SOON! OCTOBER 2017, you will be able to purchase Behind the Seams directly from this website. Don’t miss this exciting read. You won’t be disappointed! INSPIRING! IDEA DRIVEN! BEHIND THE SEAMS is a hybrid: a business book/biography with engaging stories from the trenches. Throughout 23 absorbing chapters, readers will discover tips for starting and running a business. Dos, don’ts, should-haves and might-haves are all covered as you journey with Marilyn through the fluctuations and unpredictability of retailing, so elusive in the fashion biz. Filled with whimsical illustrations and rare...

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ROM Book Launch Event AT CAPACITY!

WOW! As of Friday afternoon, Sept 22, our ROM book launch event is now FULL! Please call the ROM Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list. Also, make sure you remain on the mailing list to be notified of further developments and additional exciting news we have to share. Thank you to everyone who has shown your support, we are thrilled at the response and look forward to sharing this very special event with you as well as those in the...

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REGISTER for Marilyn Brooks’ book launch and lecture at the ROM Sunday, Oct 15th at 2-4pm.

EVENT FULL! Stay tuned to our news and mailing lists for further development, more exciting news and events. The link is open to RSVP for Marilyn Brooks’ book launch. Please register to reserve your free tickets as seating is limited. THIS IS A FREE EVENT, but you must register at the link below: To recap, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is hosting a special lecture on Fashion from the 60s through to the 90s in conjunction with the launch of Brooks’ long-awaited book, Behind the Seams, on Sunday afternoon October 15th from 2-4pm, doors open at 1:30pm. We hope...

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New BEHIND THE SEAMS sites launched

After over five years in the making, the book chronicling the life of Marilyn Brooks in fashion, retailing, art, and music is in its final stages. We have been very busy and are excited to finally start sharing more details of the book. This web site at has been redone, we’ve also just finished the new book site at and if you want to keep up to date on all the exciting things happening surrounding its launch, sign up on the book site’s mailing list! We have BIG plans and it’s going to be a lot of fun! There is also...

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Marilyn’s Art Prints

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