Pirelli Calendar 2018 | Norms & Narratives

Over the years, there is one tale that has enchanted much of the fashion industry, that of Alice’s adventures in Wonderland – it is a story that ignites the imagination from its first illustrations in 1865 much has been made of this story, but more than that are the cast of characters and peculiarties. However,…

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VOGUE & The Problem With Fashion

There is something to be said in making a graceful exit and it comes from knowing when its time to leave the party. Lucinda Chambers was fired from VOGUE UK where she served for thirty-six years, twenty-five of those as its Fashion Director, amongst other positions she held. She didn’t see it coming and the…

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September Issues- Lots of Issues

The time has come for us to gather in judgement of the September Issue covers. Content? Nah. Who has the time to trawl through 600 pages of ads? I haven’t really read a magazine cover to cover since the inaugural Porter with Gisele Bundchen. I still haven’t made it through that Gaga September Issue cover… no word…

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The September Issue

The September Issue of any magazine is the crowning glory of its year, the defining issue, it draws in the big advertisers, big brands and inspires reader fanfare. It is important, in some ways political, topical, and the cause of many a fuss. The September Issue separates the players from the settlers; it is fashion’s new year, the new…

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Kim, Kanye and Vogue.

There I was minding my own business this afternoon when my friend Tyler, posted a tweet with a link, “well I’ll be damned Kim and Kanye got a Vogue cover and its good!” Curious, I clicked on the link and there it was in all its glory; Kim and her fiancé, Kanye West on the…

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