Tag Archives: Books

Loathe: American Fashion Cookbook

Here’s a little gem I found online that was published in 2009: American Fashion Cookbook, a book of recipes and illustrations from American fashion designers. It’s ironic that I’m always complaining about how annoying it is that everyone “says” they … Continue reading

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Searching for Style: Summer Reads 2014 Part 2

I’m on holiday this week, so here are a few good things to read. Part 2 of my summer reading list is focusing on more “productive” books – not necessarily what you want to be reading while you are on … Continue reading

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Press Release of the Month: Love’s Beating Heart

This is a new column where I can share some of the GEMS I get into my inbox. When a PR person sends me information about something utterly ridiculous, I either delete or write a “loathe” feature. This column is for the … Continue reading

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Loves and Loathes with Mandana Towhidy

After years working as an editor (for Oyster mag and Dazed and Confused) and as a creative director for some of the big advertising agencies, Mandana is now (doing what I think she SHOULD be doing,) writing books. Her first … Continue reading

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Pretty Pictures: Late 80’s Metal Scene

My friend Mandana Towhidy has just written an awesome novel about being a teenager and hanging out in the Hollywood metal scene in the late 80’s and early 90’s. These girls had a lot more fun than I remember having … Continue reading

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