Author Archives: Alexandra

Fashion Quote: Carine Roitfeld on the Wetsuit

It’s quotes like this that make me wonder what outsiders think of the fashion industry. Here’s what Carine Roitfeld, Editor of Vogue Paris, has to say about wetsuits: “I think wet suits are the new silhouette. They are the new outfit. … Continue reading

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Get the Story Straight

There seems to be a new trend in the world of fashion start-ups. We aren’t seeing as many celebrity fashion companies or brand collaborations being launched (thank god!) but instead I’m seeing a lot of new companies who are selling … Continue reading

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The Met Costume Institute Gala 2015

I wonder if Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez, and Beyonce knew that their stylists called each other last weekend and said “Hey, let’s all put our clients in heinous side bum dresses so they look like a sequin monster vomitted over … Continue reading

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Love: M Gemi

I’ve been feeling very disillusioned with the fashion industry lately. Actually, I’ve felt this way for a while, but right now the disillusionment is focused on retail. The downside to having a brand that is stocked with tons of great … Continue reading

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10 Shows I Loathed from Fall 2015

Here are some of the big disappointments from the Fall 2015 catwalks. Thakoon This is a chaotic, mishmash of colours, prints, and ideas. That is not always a bad thing but when it is combined with weird waist designs that … Continue reading

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