5 Things To Consider Before Pursuing a Career in Fashion

This is a follow up on yesterday’s post about students accumulating scarily high amounts of debt to study fashion. So many people think they want to work in fashion, but it isn’t for everyone. Here are a few things to… Continue Reading

7 People Who Should NOT Replace John Galliano (Updated)

—-UPDATE—- Apparently, Riccardo Tisci from Givenchy is in at Dior. Let’s hope to dear god he doesn’t bring his pitbulls and panthers with him. Goodbye beautiful Dior! Hello, hard, scary Dior. Sad face. (I will confirm when this is DEFINITELY… Continue Reading

Weekend Reading: Links à la Mode and Other Posts

My Fashion 101 Why Luxury is Expensive article on the making of the Hermès bag got chosen as an Independent Fashion Bloggers link of the week. I have posted the other selected posts below, as well as a few recent… Continue Reading

Paris Catwalk Shoes Spring Summer 2011 Part 1

The Paris spring summer 2011 catwalks where such a gold mine of great shoes I had to split them up into 2 posts, part 2 will follow tomorrow. Here is part 1, in alphabetical order by designer. Images from Vogue.com.… Continue Reading

Fashion 101: Designers with Two Jobs

Robert Duffy, President of Marc Jacobs International, made a very interesting comment during a Business of Fashion interview a few months ago, which has stuck in my mind. He had been using Twitter for the two weeks leading up to… Continue Reading

Alexander McQueen Fall Winter 2010

I didn’t like Alexander McQueen when I first heard of him. I remember when he was hired as head designer at Givenchy, in 1996. Here was a sacred brand, THE brand responsible for the Audrey Hepburn‘s dresses in Breakfast at Tiffany’s,… Continue Reading