IN DEFENSE OF SUSAN SARANDON’S SAG AWARDS LOOK

  Susan Sarandon is one of the most celebrated actresses in Hollywood. Not only has she won an Academy Award, Sarandon has been acting since 1970 – that’s five decades in the craft. Five decades staying relevant in the most fickle industry on the planet. So when Twitter lit up with shaming messages about how inappropriate Susan’s outfit was las night, many a headline was … Continue reading IN DEFENSE OF SUSAN SARANDON’S SAG AWARDS LOOK

WHY THE H&M BALMAIN COLLAB IS IMPORTANT FOR MENSWEAR

Menswear is dead. This is a statement that has been reiterated over and over the last few years, referring to the dull, monotonous designs and offering coming out of the high street for men since they first opened shop. Every season we see new trends for women, offering exciting silhouettes, colours, embellishments and more. These then trickle down into Zara, H&M and Topshop, creating a veritable … Continue reading WHY THE H&M BALMAIN COLLAB IS IMPORTANT FOR MENSWEAR

WHAT TAYLOR SWIFT’S VMAS GIRL GANG REPRESENTS

Girls can be mean. I know this because my whole life, I’ve always been closest with them; all of my friendship groups have been comprised of girls, and then the token me, awkwardly trying to squeeze into the misshapen puzzle piece left for me. Whilst this more or less ended after my school years were through with, it taught me a valuable lesson that, as … Continue reading WHAT TAYLOR SWIFT’S VMAS GIRL GANG REPRESENTS

ARE YOU AN OUTFIT REPEATER?

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In Anna Dello Russo’s majestic yet tragically ignored satire of our time, Fashion Shower, amidst all the gold paving, turquoise accessories and raining stilettos is a line said with such conviction and authoritative demand that one feels compelled simply to sit back, stare and nod in humbled agreement. Of all the fashion rules stated during the song, number ? is clear as day; “You must wear outfit ONCE”. Continue reading “ARE YOU AN OUTFIT REPEATER?”

PSA – SKINNY JEANS ARE KILLING US

Whilst doing my usual twittering on my Twitter feed this morning, an alarming series of headline presented themselves to me; “Woman Hospitalised for 4 Days After Wearing Skinny Jeans and Squatting” was Cosmo’s choice, whereas Dazed & Confused went with the slightly more sober “Doctors warn skinny jeans are seriously bad for your health”. What the frick?! To be honest I didn’t take it too … Continue reading PSA – SKINNY JEANS ARE KILLING US

BRUCE JENNER AND WHY GENDERLESS DRESSING IS THE FUTURE OF FASHION

In the wake of Bruce Jenner’s incredibly brave interview with Diane Sawyer, in which he confirmed his transition to becoming a woman, trans issues have never been more prevalent in the mass media. Just days before it aired, illegally obtained paparazzi photos of Bruce outside his home wearing a dress surfaced. The revelation comes during a time of change in fashion, when genderless clothing is … Continue reading BRUCE JENNER AND WHY GENDERLESS DRESSING IS THE FUTURE OF FASHION

THE BENEFITS OF THE TIMELESS BIKER JACKET

In case you never got the memo, in case you’ve been living under a rock since Marlon Brando in The Wild One, in case you haven’t been into a store since 2010, biker jackets are kinda awesome and cool and perfect and everything you need in a wardrobe investment piece. I’m really not good with the whole ‘investment piece’ lark. Because I have a condition … Continue reading THE BENEFITS OF THE TIMELESS BIKER JACKET