January 11, 2018

We are in the midst of a momentous cultural change in regards to women's rights. The Golden Globes had already been expected to address this subject, but Oprah Winfrey’s Cecil B. de Mille acceptance speech moved us beyond anticipation.

December 4, 2017

Fashion is currently swept up in the climate of social change. Although it may seem trite to wonder how this will affect our industry, fashion has historically been an indicator and reflection of society. Moreover, it has often played a vital role in resistance movem...

September 11, 2017

The design world has recently been abuzz with a newfound fascination for all things Scandinavian, and in no place is this being observed more than in the fashion community. I was lucky enough to spend the summer in this region and was able to glean some insight into th...

June 10, 2017

Blade Runner set the gold standard for the stylish genre of neo-noir films. Not only has it been referred to in myriad ways by filmmakers since, but it has also been influencing runways and trendsetters on the fashion scene since its debut in 1982.

May 13, 2017

Frantic is a solid thriller set in 80's Paris and fun to watch, but what is most memorable for me about the film is the enviable wardrobe of Michelle.

April 8, 2017

The Eyes of Laura Mars helped to develop the sexy thriller genre. Its overall slick and subversive vibe lends a lot to the atmosphere to the film, and the fashion is right on target.

March 6, 2017

Our fascination with shoes proves that their allure is not really about functionality, but something more ephemeral.

December 29, 2016

With the world more connected than ever, we see a craving for a sense of belonging.  There is a strong reaction to globalization in the  desire to be part of an identifiable group or clan.  This is reflected in an appreciation for a tribal aesthetic: regional handicraf...

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