Christian Dior Couture Spring 2014

This Christian Dior couture show was a vast improvement on last season, featuring structural silhouettes with modern bell sleeves, clean oversized shapes, and flirty A-line skirts. The ateliers created some fantastic materials by working chiffons and taffetas into beautiful textiles,… Continue Reading

Christian Dior Spring Summer 2014

This Christian Dior show was divided into two parts, a confusing, rather unattractive first half, with gimmicky designs, tacky printed slogans, and nipples. The second part, presented as a finale, consisted of beautiful gowns with pouffy skirts and Watteau backs.… Continue Reading

Can the backpack come back?

Backpacks are a terrifying accessory for me. There are VERY few nice ones, and they remind me of hiking and scary Canadian brands like Taiga and Mountain Equipment Co-op. However, I will not deny the benefits of a backpack. My… Continue Reading