Fashion Moments: Acceptance to St Martins

This is my one year anniversary post! I thought I’d celebrate by sharing a story about one of the most exciting life changes I made, 11 years ago in Paris. I hated living in Paris. When I was there, in… Continue Reading

Fashion 101: Shoes on the Catwalk

I’ve been posting close-up pictures of shoe from the catwalks (see my faves from New York, London, and Milan) and I’ve had a lot of people say that the models shoes don’t fit, their toes are going over the edge,… Continue Reading

Fashion 101: Copyright Laws in Fashion

I watched this very interesting TED talk last week, it is Johanna Blakley talking about “copyright law’s grip on film, music and software barely touches the fashion industry … and (how) fashion benefits in both innovation and sales.” The video… Continue Reading

Fashion 101: Where do Fashion Trends Come From?

I’d like to do a Fashion 101 post about fashion trends and forecasting, since it’s an area that I work in, and find quite fascinating. In fact, I am going to write two posts on fashion trends, the first one… Continue Reading

Montreal Fashion Week Fall Winter 2010

I am still getting my head around Quebecois French. It is very different from French French, and sometimes I feel like the words have just been invented. “Programmation” is an example of this, which as far as I am concerned,… Continue Reading

The F Word

I definitely think that North Americans are a little less generous than the British when it comes to using the F word. I agree its vulgar and rude, but at the same time, its effective and straight to the point.… Continue Reading

Remembering The Noughties Part 1

My friend Michaela pointed out to me recently that everyone has just sort of been ignoring the fact that we are about to enter a new decade. Well, I wouldn’t say it has been ignored, but I agree we aren’t… Continue Reading