Vogue call it Cutting Edge or but is it just Frighteningly Bizzare

Vogue posted the Following. Stating that the Following is the most cutting edge Instagram out there. What's worse they encourage you to click on the bio to see the proof. -_- @matieresfecales Instagram is undoubtedly creative, raw And absolutely out this world. I try to admire all angles of creativity but the use of the... Continue Reading →

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Cross Colours – Back with a Bang!!!

Cross Colours is a clothing brand launched in 1989 by Carl Jones and TJ Walker! it offered "Clothing without Prejudice" it influenced the Hip-Hop Scene and Sports. By the 90s Cross Colours was all over tv Show 'Fresh Prince of Belair' then it boomed into pop culture. The aim was to spread a positive message and... Continue Reading →

6 Wardrobe Essentials – Men

Jeans 2. Statement Jacket 3. White T-Shirt 4. Statement Trainers 5. A suit 6. Shoes Invest in a suit that is tailored and it will always serve you well for all suit wearing events and you can change shirts and shoes for different looks. if you are anything like the males I know when it... Continue Reading →

My 5 Wardrobe Essentials

1. A STATMENT JACKET Seen as we have very little "No Jacket Wearing" weather. A statement jacket is now my main essential! So much so that I have a wardrobe just for Jackets. We all need at least one! I can put on anything basic, a grey Body-con dress or Jeans and a T-shirt and... Continue Reading →

AFROPUNK THE DOCUMENTARY

So watching the documentary really cleared up the wonder of how it all came about. It actually seems to stem back to the late 60s early 70s. Black Americans seemed to have adopted a liking to the punk rock scene. But as I watch I learn there is a "Fitting In" mind set, but punk... Continue Reading →

AFROPUNK

AFROPUNK has become my new craze. I am so excited!!!!  So let's start at what seems to be the biggest "association" with AFROPUNK, The Festivals! The first festival hit Brooklyn in 2005, to support a documentary entitled Afro punk. I haven't seen the documentary yet, but I will hunt it down and report back. The... Continue Reading →

GUCCI SS 2017

Current Designer: Alessandro Michele since 2015 If i was to tell you me raw first thoughts of the Gucci SS17 collection, it would be.... Ghosts of the 70s who have been time travelling through the Medieval dark ages have found them selfs in the future. still in their 70s clothes but with an era exploring touch. Again... Continue Reading →

ALEXANDER McQUEEN SS 2017

Its hard to pin point the initial inspiration behind Alexander McQueen's SS 2017 collection. It tells its own tale! There are patchwork knits, skirts with trousers, gypsy style thrills and floral embellishment. However throughout there is a gothic element with each style.   The collection was like a dark fantasy. There were bondage inspired pieces... Continue Reading →

MULBERRY SS 2017

  There has been a few running themes throughout the collections this year, and the work-wear has been one of them. At one point of the show Mulberry were in a pinned striped extravaganza. which actually worked. The collection had a formal flow mixed with the 1920's silhouette. which brings me on to the other... Continue Reading →

SAINT LAURENT SS 2017

If I had to summarise the SS 17 Collection into 5 details it would be: BLACK L💟VE HEART V NECKS Leather Single sleeves SEE THROUGH!!! Blouses Oooohh but we can't forget the Tassle Earrings! In 5 Words - Rocky, Edgy, Dark, Sexy and WEARABLE So far this year I have seen so many dark shades... Continue Reading →

BURBERRY LFW – AW 2017

Where do I start! The Burberry SS  AW 16/17 collection. Is outstanding in every way. Let's start with the 'See today buy tomorrow' revolution that is taking place. I knew Burberry would be offering their pieces the next day, but I wasn't sure what season they would be offering. They have cleverly chosen AW! Designers... Continue Reading →

MICHAEL KORS SS RTW 2017

Kors kicked off with a live band which was a classy touch. Even if it did get a little cheesy midway. It did however set the scene. The collection started off with a classic feminine look. Like 40s America. We again have the 'Corporate Colours' this time with lovely wary of Spring florals in pinks,... Continue Reading →

MOSCHINO SS 2017

I read that vogue accused Jermey Scott as a designer that doesn't create anything wearable. This show makes me see how that statement might be true! I watched the show with a friend. And they couldn't see how this collection was called fashion. To a point they were right. Moschino showed a collection based on... Continue Reading →

VERA WANG SS RTW 2017

Vera Wang goes Monochrome! And again we have this merge of tailoring and sportswear!  The show starts off with off the shoulder gypsy blouse with long sleeves. Just like DKNY Vera Wang has used over long sleeves that extend past the hand.  On the runway it says 'READBETWEENTHELINES' on repeat. The collection was feminine and... Continue Reading →

DKNY SS 2017

I have been looking forward to seeing what Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell have been up to at DKNY this year. The creative directors really  impressed me last year. Their collection was fresh, hip and very New York. I have been expecting something similar this time round! Honestly, it was a bit of an anti climax. The... Continue Reading →

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