The Emperor’s New Clothes…

Sex sells. We all know that. There probably hasn’t been a single product promoted over the last couple of decades that hasn’t used some kind of bare skin to shift a product. But in fashion, when does showing skin start to overshadow the clothes? Aren’t we all here to sell and buy some products yet time and time again we…
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Block Out…

Diana Vreeland once declared ‘the eye has to travel’. And I couldn’t agree with her more, as a visual person I can get bored very easily of seeing the same view. I need that refresh that only seasonal changes or travels can produce. And there really is nothing better than seeing something fresh, letting your eyes run over a new…
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Enter The Battlefield

Fashion loves a fight, whether it is pinning designers like Roberto Cavlli and Donatella Versace against each other or ganging up and predicting the demise of a top model like Kate Moss, fashion just loves to see a fight all because we love a survival story. And if there ever was a time
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Science Lesson

They say fashion is art. But I have to say that fashion is equally a science. So as every design is an experiment, every designer is therefore a scientist… And perhaps one of the greatest masters of the fashion laboratory has to be Raf Simons. Just look at the Belgium designer’s AW15 collection featuring
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Best Of Both Worlds…

Originating in Alaska, redesigned by the American military, and adopted and made iconic by the British, the humble parka has worked its way up from just being a survival necessity to a modern wardrobe staple. But it took a Belgium designer
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