Author Archives: Alexandra

Love: Montana Legislature’s Dress Code

It’s rare that I agree with Republicans but this dress code from the Montana House of Representatives is spot on. You can read it in full here, but I’ve highlighted some of the key points: “Business Formal for women is … Continue reading

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5 Things I’d like to Say to Fashion Bloggers

I consider myself to be in a different “category” to most fashion bloggers. Not a superior category, but a different one, because I have also worked as a designer, owned a small brand, and worked for non-blog online media. I am … Continue reading

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Loathe: ASOS’s Psychobilly Trend

I’ve always loathed it when mainstream fashion brands (both high street and luxury – ahem Saint Laurent!) market their product as being part of a subculture, primarily because they tend to get it so, SO wrong. Like ASOS’ psychobilly trend. … Continue reading

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Loathe: Lenny and the Giant Scarf

My friend Chris sent me this photo of Lenny Kravitz with the words “What a cock.” I don’t think I could have summed it up better. Image found here.

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5 Reasons Why the British are Hypocrites About Fur

I recently came back from a week in London and was reminded about how much I love the culture, city, and the Brits. But I was also reminded about a few things that annoy me. London is a very trend-conscious … Continue reading

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