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A New Direction At Dior?

Mar 19 2015

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As you may have heard, Dior has signed Rihanna as their new brand ambassador. She is the first woman of colour to land this lucrative contract which makes this a historic moment for the brand. For that reason alone, part of me so badly wants to celebrate the decision. Alas ...

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An Ode To Eres.

Mar 18 2015

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It's been a long, hectic winter and I'm very much looking forward to a family vacation somewhere warm and sunny. I've therefore been looking for swimwear both online and off.

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Yes But What About The Clothes?

Mar 12 2015

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In case we needed any further evidence that fashion has become as much a form of entertainment as film, music or sports, the characters from the cult 90's film Zoolander made an appearance on the Valentino runway recently.

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Happy Fashion Friday!

Mar 06 2015

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Not me but a reasonable facsimile of my mood.


The sun is finally out, the fashion pack has descended upon my fair city and in a few short hours, it will be the weekend ....

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Requiescat In Pace Bettina.

Mar 04 2015

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I was saddened to learn that one of my favourite models of all time, Bettina Graziani, passed away earlier this week.

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A New Costume Designer For Claire Underwood.

Mar 03 2015

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“No more ill-fitting garments Francis."


Netflix just released Season 3 of House of Cards and the Underwoods have moved into the White House.

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A New Accessories Trend?

Mar 02 2015

NY Fashion Week 2015

We first spotted it on the streets of New York.

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A Welcome Voice Among The Mindless Chatter.

Feb 25 2015

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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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#AskHerMore? #BuyYourOwnDress!

Feb 24 2015

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“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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A Wardrobe Worth A Thousand Words.

Feb 18 2015

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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