Monthly Archives: March 2012

American Gothic revived

March 26, 2012
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American Gothic revived

The onset of spring and two people experiencing loneliness interlaced with longing. Those are quoted by Polish photographer Marta Streng as fragments of the story behind her shoot Walk of Your Heart. Beautifully stylised and richly coloured, the photos have a vintage veneer that compliments the Colonial-esque styling. Life imitates art in one picture...

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Forget Me Not: mystery and mythology

March 26, 2012
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Forget Me Not: mystery and mythology

Forget Me Not skillfully fuses the definition of edgy elegance with graphic artistry. The latest collection for the spring 2012 season is saturated with vivid splashes of color combined into imaginative visions of the universe, abstract patterns and surrealistic collages. The line entitled “Nefertiti” is highly influenced by an Ancient Egypt theme with the...

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No drag Queens for i-D

March 26, 2012
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No drag Queens for i-D

How do you dedicate an entire issue of a magazine to Royalty, in a world where Monarchs are a dying breed? Thus far from what we’ve seen of i-D magazine’s Royalty Issue, including this shoot of Daphne Groeneveld, the magazine is stroking the creative brush across our imagined ideas of what royalty is and...

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Givenchy Puts The Magic In The Marker

March 26, 2012
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Givenchy Puts The Magic In The Marker

Uncategorized March 26, 2012  5:33 pm Despite promises of being “budge-proof” and “unmovable,” it’s safe to say that 99.9 percent of all mascaras will migrate. It’s something you can count on—like gravity. Seeing as how nothing ruins an attempt at looking polished and put-together like a smear of errant makeup, we are constantly on the...

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The Signorinas Are Online, And More…

March 26, 2012
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The Signorinas Are Online, And More…

Industry News March 26, 2012  4:41 pm After announcing its new blog-style Web platform at the launch of its new Signorina fragrance last week, Salvatore Ferragamo’s Girls About Town Web site is live with a Tumblr feed for its brand ambassadors. The most exciting pic so far: this intimate picture of Patti Hansen, who is...

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Trendabl app: join the Olsens and Brad Goreski on fashion’s latest social network

March 26, 2012
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Trendabl app: join the Olsens and Brad Goreski on fashion’s latest social network

AFP Relax News – 5 hrs ago Following on from the fashion industry‘s love affair with free photo-sharing application Instagram comes the launch of Trendabl, an interactive iPhone app dedicated to style that has already caught the eye of designers including Diane Von Furstenberg and Michael Kors. Launching March 26, the photo-sharing platform allows users to...

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Falling from grace

March 25, 2012
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Falling from grace

There’s a mildly dizzying physical sensation that accompanies a viewing of Nicolas Guerin’s shoot Fallen Angels. The fall is turned into a literal one by the downward views favoured by Guerin’s lens. But like any angel that’s fallen from grace there’s also a suggestion of greed or over-indulgence, of opulence and corruption – albeit...

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Weekend beauty: Mira K

March 25, 2012
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Weekend beauty: Mira K

With piercing brown eyes and a dusting of freckles model Mira K doesn’t require any feats of photography to make her look more beautiful. But photographer Milos succeeds none the less with his simple yet stunning portraiture. Click the thumbnails for full pictures: Styled by Boman Leung with hair by Priscilla Rasjid and makeup...

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Fresh & fun: Camille Rowe

March 25, 2012
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Fresh & fun: Camille Rowe

Doing no more or no less than live up to its title, this shoot by Matt Jones is Fresh and Fun. Camille Rowe, who has the mix of effortless French sexiness and girl-next-door goofiness down to a fine art, heralds in the warm weather with all things mischievous, youthful and quirky. It’s a little...

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Fashgasm 25.3.2012

March 25, 2012
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Fashgasm 25.3.2012

Written by Daniel P Dykes. Late one Oxford night Daniel P Dykes set about creating a fashion publication that would go someway to being an arbiter on fashion as it appeals to the emerging power generations: those who don’t remember a world without the Internet and for whom work plays second fiddle to pleasure....

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