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Fashion Quote: Suzy Menkes at the British Fashion Awards

As usual, I was totally unimpressed by the British Fashion Awards (Christopher Kane’s ugly collections get him Womenswear designer of the year?) but this quote from Suzy Menkes is worth mentioning. “The people I’d really like to thank may surprise … Continue reading

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Fashion Quote: Marc Jacobs on Needing Fashion

This is a really interesting quote from an in-depth interview Marc Jacobs did with WWD. WWD: We all agree that fashion isn’t about need, yet people do clip into need mode when evaluating the runway. Marc Jacobs: There is no … Continue reading

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5 Thoughts on the Curvy Women vs Karl Lagerfeld Lawsuit

A French association of women called Belle, Ronde, Sexy et Je M’assume (pretty, curvy, sexy, and fine with it) is suing Karl Lagerfeld for discriminatory comments. He’s made several public statements about his dislike of overweight women, and the association’s … Continue reading

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Fashion Quote: Victoria Beckham and Designing

I’ve yet to find one single aspect of Victoria Beckham that I can remotely respect or appreciate, and this interview with her is no exception. Here she is, talking to T Magazine, about why she designs. “I just wanted to create … Continue reading

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Fashion Quote: Amanda Brooks on Dressing Down

Amanda Brooks is a New York socialite who left her job as Fashion Director at Barneys last year (a role she wasn’t really experienced enough to do – but hey, she’s famous) to live on a farm in Oxford. Here … Continue reading

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