Kicking off what is shaping up to be a busy week was Alan Taylor’s LCM SS15 presentation. I posted about him way back in 2012 when he was just starting his menswear label following a stint with Simone Rocha. I was involved in the prints for his last collection which was part of the Topman/Fashion East … More All My Friends #1 – Alan Taylor
New Year Review #2 – The London Look To be totally honest, my 2013 was not outstanding in the greater scheme of things. I didn’t find world peace or a cure for any illnesses or anything. But I did read some books (ok, like maybe two books), go to some gigs and surfed a bit. … More New Year Review #2 – The London Look
I’m not usually one for fangirling but I keep seeing Chloe Moretz popping up in fashion places and damn, that kid’s COOL. Like really cool. Now I’ve never seen the original Carrie because I’m terrified of scary films, and I have no intention of watching the new remake. But Kick Ass…well it kicked ass. And … More Fangirling: Chloe Moretz
Fashion has become more than a byword when it comes to all festivals over the past few years, with “Festival Fashion” being a staple story in most (maybe all) high street buyer’s calendars. Ikat everything, fringing, denim…we have come to understand a particular set of guidelines for festival fashion. Free, earthy, fun, fluoro – a … More Street Style Report: Field Day 2013
New Years Resolutions are a load of yak. Unless they actually work. Then that’s cool. Maybe it’s yak to think we’ll instantly change into new, awesome-r beta-versions of ourselves, but maybe it’s cool to assess where we are in our lives and make some tweaks. Woah, I’m getting deep. Anyway, seeing as this blog began … More Resolve. And dresses.
I spend half my life raging at flowers. Proper rage, ruing them, cursing the petal-y feckers and all their petals and funny shapes that often makes drawing them a pain in the kaboose. Luckily, they have a certain magic that keeps me from wanting to vomit all over them when I’m not doing textiles. Good … More Fashion (bitch) flowers
Given that this exhibiton has been open for a month, this is nothing that hasn’t been said before probably a million times and more eloquently and definitely more ebulliently. However. Tim Walker’s exhibition in Somerset House is a must see in my book because…. He is dead good at colour – pink and blue are … More Exhibition: Tim Walker