Tag Archives: Fast Fashion

Thoughts on Bangladesh and Cheap Clothes

I’ve been sitting on this tragic story for a while, because I haven’t been sure how to approach this on the blog. Firstly, I should express that I am disgusted about the way the garment workers are treated in countries … Continue reading

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Love and Loathe: Maison Martin Margiela for H&M

While I love some of the pieces in the MMM with H&M collection, I of course will not be lining up for it tomorrow. I don’t line up for fast fashion and it is my birthday tomorrow (23! Not.) so … Continue reading

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Ask Alexandra: Designer Collaborations

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Have a fashion question you want to ask me? Fill out the form here. Dear Alexandra, How do you feel about designer collabaration such as Jason Wu or Missioni for Target? How does a designer design … Continue reading

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“Buy Less, Choose Well”

Fashion trade press has been reporting for some time on the rising costs of cotton, and according to the Financial Times, the wholesale cost of clothing is set to rise 10 to 15 percent by the end of this year. … Continue reading

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Loathe: Lanvin for H&M

Ok, before you all get your knickers in a twist, I don’t actually loathe the designs in the collection, what I loathe is the whole idea of these collections, and the way they are hyped. I don’t like line-ups and … Continue reading

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