Thursday, March 30, 2017
Have you heard the latest in high-low collaboration news? Uniqlo announced this week that their latest collaboration will be with London-based Irish designer Jonathan Anderson. Anderson is the creative director of two labels: his eponymous label and Spanish label Loewe.
Monday, March 27, 2017
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Gucci was a designer label just like any other. It was just another designer on the fashion month schedule that I personally often overlooked in favour of Prada or Marni. The brand, at the time, helmed by Frida Giannini, took the direction of the brand with a more formal disposition. Then, abruptly, Giannini left her 8-year tenure and Alessando Michele - an unknown player at the time - would take the role of creative director moving forward.
Monday, March 6, 2017
Last week, Trump gave a speech about something probably important. Maybe it was something he doesn't have authority on. Perhaps it was on proper hair crop rotation and retention guidelines. In a sea of ill-fitted suits and polyester ties, there were Democratic women lawmakers dressed in white. The white apparel was a symbol of solidarity for women's rights.
Fashion does have cultural relevance and political statements without any discourse.