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Better TogetherProenza Schouler

Better Together
Proenza Schouler

There is something utterly compelling about the boys behind Proenza Schouler. The brand is named after the two designers’ mothers’ maiden names which makes them instantly likeable! The […]

November 27, 2014 ×
Charles Jourdan advertisement 1979

Guy Bourdin
Image Maker

Provocative, surreal and instantly recognisable: Guy Bourdin is one of the most iconic fashion photographers of the 20th century. Today sees the opening of the UK’s largest ever exhibition of the […]

November 27, 2014 ×
Globe-Trotter Bespoke Luggage.
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Personalised Luggage
Goyard, Globe-trotter and Anya Hindmarch

At Maison Goyard, personalising custom-made luggage has been a speciality throughout its tradition. Choices can now also be made online and I have spent far too much time trying […]

November 26, 2014 ×
Stuart SempleArtist and Master of Illusion

Stuart Semple
Artist and Master of Illusion

“Having your deepest fears out in the world in a physical object is a really direct way of dealing with it,” says Stuart Semple. At the age of […]

November 25, 2014 ×
AesopThe Guild of Artisans Film

Aesop
The Guild of Artisans Film

http://vimeo.com/112159078 Expect an ultra-sensory experience when you enter an Aesop store. It’s highly immersive: you’re instantly hit with wafts of hypnotic herbal scents and surrounded by rows of brown apothecary bottles, exposed copper piping […]

November 24, 2014 ×
The Rise of Fraying Denim in Fashion

The Rise of Fraying Denim in Fashion

So you think denim has been done to death? That through its various guises through the decades there’s nothing left to create? It’s certainly done the rounds: from […]

November 23, 2014 ×
Favourite Celebrity Fashion Friends

Favourite Celebrity Fashion Friends

Hollie: Jourdan Dunn and Cara Delevigne The girls have been joined at the hip since they started hitting the big time, on catwalks and in campaigns including DKNY and Burberry. They […]

November 23, 2014 ×
Frida KahloLa Casa Azul, Mexico

Frida Kahlo
La Casa Azul, Mexico

While in Mexico recently, I visited the Frida Kahlo Museum, La Casa Azul, and viewed Appearances Can Be Deceiving: The dresses of Frida Kahlo. This is a fascinating exhibition celebrates the […]

November 23, 2014 ×
Sanibal Island. 1976. An outtake from the session for the record 'Black and Blue'. (Photo by Hiro)
Image source: Taschen

Taschen’s $5000 Book
The Rolling Stones

Costing more than your average Stone’s ticket, Taschen’s exclusive coffee table book is a staggering  $5000. Why? It’s 500 pages (so $10 a page), there are only 1150 […]

November 22, 2014 ×
Couture PatchworkValentino, Gucci  Dries Van Noten & More

Couture Patchwork
Valentino, Gucci
Dries Van Noten & More

One of the trends crystallising on catwalks in Paris, Milan and London was patchwork and decadent assemblages of fabrics. While there was a thematic focus on patchwork’s glorious […]

November 21, 2014 ×
Author Zoe Cormier  Sex, Drugs and Rock ‘n’ Roll

Author Zoe Cormier
Sex, Drugs and Rock ‘n’ Roll

“There was something about the way living things work”, says Zoe Cormier, “just the sublime complexity of the natural world that puts my soul at ease.” Passion drove […]

November 21, 2014 ×
Beauty Hall of FamePeggy Moffitt

Beauty Hall of Fame
Peggy Moffitt

B Model/actress/mod muse for designer Rudi Gernreich in the 60s is this week’s entry.  She developed her signature style of heavy Kabuki-like makeup paired with Vidal Sassoon’s asymmetrical five point cut, which […]

November 21, 2014 ×
The Hair DebateBlonde vs Brunette

The Hair Debate
Blonde vs Brunette

HOLLIE: Blondes The dutch darling Daphne Groeneveld is the epitome of the classic blonde haired/blue-eyed babe. Hailing from Leiderdorp in the Netherlands she started modelling when she was 15 and […]

November 20, 2014 ×
Roksanda is the Pollocks

Roksanda is the Pollocks

We’re sure by now you all know how to dress like a starving artist…skinny jeans and a roll-up being de rigueur! But how about dressing like a piece […]

November 19, 2014 ×
Henry Hargreaves Gingerbread Guggenheim

Henry Hargreaves & Caitlin Levin
Gingerbread Candy Art Galleries

Food artists Henry Hargreaves and Caitlin Levin showcased a series of photographs at Art Basel of their reinterpretation of the gingerbread house. Since they were invited to the festival, […]

November 19, 2014 ×
80s Nails by Chanel

80s Nails by Chanel

Chanel are taking us right back to the 80s with there latest nail varnish collection and re-releasing three iconic shades. Rouge Flamboyant 38 is an orangey-red from 1980 […]

November 18, 2014 ×
Be Inspired by Helen Bagnall Co-Founder of Salon London

Be Inspired by Helen Bagnall
Co-Founder of Salon London

Salon London was founded in 2008 when Helen Bagnall and Juliet Russell were inspired to create a new learning experience. They had the desire to uncover more about science and […]

November 18, 2014 ×
Style DuoJane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg

Style Duo
Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin. A more famously stylish couple we challenge you to find. French lothario meets delicate English rose: a match made in sartorial heaven. The […]

November 17, 2014 ×