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

Fashion Headlines, April 2010

There’s been so many interesting fashion stories in the news recently that I haven’t had enough time to cover, so I am doing a very quick summary on some of my thoughts on recent headlines. The Death of Malcolm McLaren… 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

Mini Fashion Mags

There are a lot of things I miss about the UK (and a lot of things I don’t!) but one thing I defintely long for is the newspaper supplements. For those of you that don’t know about how UK newspapers… 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

Stella McCartney and her Celebrity Connections

So the latest news is that Stella McCartney is teaming up with Morrissey (the ex-lead singer of cult indie-rock band The Smiths) to create a line of vegan footwear. I am not a fan of Stella McCartney, I know I… Continue Reading

The 10 Hardest Working Designers?

Refinery 29 posted this article, The 10 Hardest Working Designers, which ended up being Diane Von Furstenberg, Samantha Pleet, Lisa Mayock and Sophie Buhai of Vena Cava, Philip Crangi, Alexander Wang, Phillip Lim of 3.1 Phillip Lim, Jack McCollough and… Continue Reading

Top Ten Collections of Spring Summer 2010?

I have been a bit slow to react on this, but my inbox is overflowing at the moment. WWD posted an article on Monday entitled Top Ten Collections of Spring 2010. You can read it for yourself, but here is… Continue Reading