Terry Richardson: Fashion’s Worst Kept Secret

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Photographs not property of Corinne&  Words by Elizabeth Pollard What will it take for the fashion industry to take moral responsibility for some of it’s most famous representatives. Last week, Terry Richardson was accused, once again, for sexually harassing a model, by trying to exchange explicit images (taken by him of course) for a shoot […]

Brand + Blog

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Images of moxhamstore.com and moxham.tumblr.com Words by Elizabeth Pollard  These days, it seems the relationship between a brand and it’s blog is an imperative one. Not only is it a tool to promote your product, but a blog enables the aesthetic to develop naturally, by being exposed to cultural and commercial influences. Young designers such as Maddie […]

From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk

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Photograph Madonna on her Blond Ambition Tour Words by Elizabeth Pollard Until the 25th of August, The Barbican celebrates 40 years of French fashion designer, Jean Paul Gaultier in his first major exhibition; The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk. In true Gaultier style, the London stop of his […]

Seek No Further

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Photographs: Seek No Further by Fruit of the Loom Words by Elizabeth Pollard From the people who made the t-shirts and sweatshirts used by every Brownie troop, charity run and souvenir shop in the world to print their original designs, comes a new premium line; Seek No Further. And it’s actually really bloody nice! Essentially […]

La Chanel Supermarche

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All photography by Dazed Digital (unless specified) Words by Elizabeth Pollard The fashion world has gone mad as Kaiser Karl creates a Chanel supermarket as the set for the Parisian House’s AW14 show. Fabric and texture inspired by house-hold products combined with tweed, pearls and of course, those interlocking C’s and styled with neon trainers […]

MFW: The Purists vs The Maximalists

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Photography courtesy of style.com Words by Elizabeth Pollard This season at Milan Fashion Week designers took their presentations to the far extremes in either creating clean, graphic and minimal clothes or typically Italian print on print on print collections: nothing however was unexpected from the houses. The Purists Jil Sander’s studio team designed took creative […]

The Roundup: LFW Day 5

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Photography by style.com Words by Elizabeth Pollard The final day of LFW is the day for all the cool kids on the block. Exhausted by the running, tweeting, waiting and drinking of the weekend, Tuesday is the fashion week hangover that requires a breath of fresh air and a sense of humour… Marques’Almeida opened the […]

The Roundup: LFW Day 4

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Photography by style.com Words by Elizabeth Pollard Day 4 at London Fashion Week was a day of big names and even bigger presentations, here’s just a taste of what was on show: Christopher Kane opened his collection by taking the ultimate fashion challenge literally; making clothes out of bin bags… Well not exactly. But his […]

The Roundup: LFW Day 3

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Photography by style.com/catwalking.com Words by Elizabeth Pollard Mary Katranzou has once again challenged her own design and craftsmanship by developing her digital prints into beautifully woven and embroidered patterns resembling, in both design and colour, traditional uniform badges. The overlaying of embroidered print, geometric lace and light silks create depth and ingenuity to her clothes. […]

The Roundup: LFW Day Two

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Photography by style.com Words by Elizabeth Pollard Art as fashion returned to the catwalk with graphic hand portraits in block colours and art-deco inspired prints at Holly Fulton’s (particularly un-wintery) AW14 presentation. Fulton brought femininity to the clothes with soft shapes in the form of box pleat skirts with fine knit sweaters and light figure […]