Feb 25 2015


A Welcome Voice Among The Mindless Chatter.


For all the snarky commentary that pollutes the Internet of fashion, we remain starved for genuine fashion critique by informed sources.

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Feb 24 2015


#AskHerMore? #BuyYourOwnDress!

Reese Witherspoon:#AskHerMore campaign

“We are more than just our dresses."

So, Patricia Arquette was not the only Hollywood A-lister to take a political stance at the 2015 Oscars.

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Feb 23 2015


Now That's A Speech.

Patricia Arquette

Bet you weren't expecting a rousing feminist call to arms from the recipient of the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, Patricia Arquette ...

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Feb 18 2015


A Wardrobe Worth A Thousand Words.

Madmen Final Season

The cult television show Mad Men is gearing up for the release of part two of its final season and so we're starting to see images trickling out across the Web of its cast in full on late 60's/early 70's garb.

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Feb 13 2015


Not So Happy Friday.


I woke up this morning to learn of the sudden passing of New York Times columnist David Carr.

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Feb 11 2015


We Get The Culture We Deserve.


It's not every day a sitting American president interrupts a live music award ceremony to deliver a public service announcement about rape and other violence against women. Yet, that's precisely what happened at the 57th Grammy Awards ceremony last Sunday, February 8.

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Feb 09 2015


A Good Night For "Mature" Women.


During the 2015 Golden Globe opening ceremony, Tina Fey quipped that “Patricia Arquette's supporting role in Boyhood proved that there are still great roles for women over 40, as long as you get hired when you’re under 40”.

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Jan 30 2015


Happy Friday!


It's been a good week but a long week and I for one am rather happy it's over. Time to gather your friends around and cut loose!

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Jan 29 2015


Selfridges To Offer Gender-Neutral Shopping Experience.


First, they took on ageism with their Bright Old Things initiative. And now, gender too.

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Jan 28 2015


'23 Stories by Conde Nast' & Other Fairy Tales.


I don't believe print is dead although sometimes, it seems to me that the people who work in the industry are doing their best to kill it.

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The Luxe Chronicles is a collection of interviews, profiles and musings on various aspects of the luxury industry and occasionally, a rant on our celebrity obsessed culture and the dumbing down of our collective sense of style and esthetic.

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