Discussions

Are fashion free-for-alls really safe?

Are fashion free-for-alls really safe?

Aptly dubbed the “scariest s**t you’ll see today” by Fashionista, Alexander Wang’s recent T by Alexander Wang free-for-all was a lesson in sartorial bloodbath scenes. Rabid Wang fans, ravenous from[Read More...]

by 2nd August 2013 Discussions
Would you wear ‘mom’ jeans?

Would you wear ‘mom’ jeans?

Feeling like painfully embarrassed teens, whose parents revelled in showing them up for want of being cool (but miserably failing), we relived our red-faced nightmares when we came across a[Read More...]

by 26th July 2013 Discussions
Sorry, you’re not VIP enough: Is facial recognition technology a step too far?

Sorry, you’re not VIP enough: Is facial recognition technology a step too far?

Something more ridiculous than Mariah Carey’s snazzy take on arm slings this week, is the concept of VIP facial recognition to catch out potential big spenders. Yep, you read right.[Read More...]

by 18th July 2013 Discussions
Rise of the luxury basics

Rise of the luxury basics

Forming the foundations of a well-honed wardrobe, basics play an important part in everything from outfit recycling to look-building. Those vital pieces we return to repeatedly, without the fear of[Read More...]

by 12th July 2013 Discussions
The (un)importance of the skinny male model

The (un)importance of the skinny male model

Desensitised to seeing otherworldly bodies stretched across the pages of our favourite glossies, mooching on the size zero debate doesn’t really illicit the same reaction it used to. Media, advertising[Read More...]

by 5th July 2013 Discussions
Pea-sized prodigies: Meet the 5-year-old Scott Disick

Pea-sized prodigies: Meet the 5-year-old Scott Disick

OK. We’re pretty much speechless. Dumbfounded. Beyond words. Because we’ve just witnessed a miniature reincarnation of, maybe, Lord Disick, Justin Bieber and Danny O’Donoghue all rolled into one adorable and[Read More...]

by 27th June 2013 Discussions
The beauty of (scary) feminism

The beauty of (scary) feminism

Tom Ford is onto something. After providing the fairer sex with a super-luxe beauty range, complete with packaging to rival the clothes he creates, he’s now launching a new line[Read More...]

by 21st June 2013 Discussions
The $68,000 dress: Saint Laurent’s golden shot, or just plain ridiculous?

The $68,000 dress: Saint Laurent’s golden shot, or just plain ridiculous?

OK, so we’ve discussed the $35,000 backpack and gawked at the £160,000 nail varnish, but when a certain designer with a habit of irking many in the industry gets in[Read More...]

by 13th June 2013 Discussions
Is Vena Cava’s social media ‘slap’ the way forward for fashion?

Is Vena Cava’s social media ‘slap’ the way forward for fashion?

Call it what you like, but the stratospheric heights that social media has reached in the past few years is no easy feat. Playing stress ball, anger management tool and[Read More...]

by 6th June 2013 Discussions
Rihanna for River Island, take two: Here’s what we really think!

Rihanna for River Island, take two: Here’s what we really think!

After enticing Ri-wannabe’s with her debut collection for River Island, the queen of everything is back with more fashion to feed our sartorial souls. Following her hotly anticipated London Fashion[Read More...]

by 30th May 2013 Discussions
Is a brazen approach to the sheer trend inappropriate?

Is a brazen approach to the sheer trend inappropriate?

To boob, or not to boob? Well, that’s the question on our minds today, as we dissect a very brave fashionista’s take on one of spring/summer 2013’s biggest trends. Dangerously[Read More...]

by 24th May 2013 Discussions
The art of ungratefulness, or is it?

The art of ungratefulness, or is it?

If you’re one of these people who seethes with anger over the daily shenanigans of those swimming in pools of money, yet still bemoaning some petty aspect of their gilded[Read More...]

by 16th May 2013 Discussions
Floodgates of flab, or fab? Kim Kardashian’s bikini flaunting is a welcome move

Floodgates of flab, or fab? Kim Kardashian’s bikini flaunting is a welcome move

Having endured weeks of outfit slating during her highly-documented pregnancy, being Kim Kardashian couldn’t have been easy over the last few months. An unflattering dress here, a hem too short[Read More...]

by 10th May 2013 Discussions