Fashion Shows

Met Gala 2017

Post by CM The Met Gala 2017, celebrating Rei Kawakubo and Commes des Garcon was your typically mixed affair. Some hit the nail on the head with the avant garde theme, some tried their very best, some missed the mark completely and one carried his shorn off dreadlocks in his hand. Here’s our run down […]

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The First Monday and Rei

Post by CM Like any good institution, like bank holidays, the Met Gala is designated to take place on a specific and unaltering day – the first Monday of every May, come rain or shine. Known for its elaborate red carpet, each gala marks the launch of an exhibition based around the theme of fashion; last year […]

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Trend Watch: Ski Pants

Post by CM I never thought I’d be composing a post entitled Trend Watch: Ski Pants. Never. In a million years. But I came upon an article on Who What Wear about ‘treggings’, which featured a pair of Zara stirrup pants (read it here! The offending pair are in outfit number 5) and then started seeing […]

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Paris Couture 2016

Post by CM   Oh I do love Paris Couture week – viewing the beautiful works of which will forever be as removed from me as a Monet or a Degas, wondering which star will don them on the red carpets to come, seeing who’s who on the front row. It’s only just begun, but let’s take […]

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You Need to Know about Vetements

Post by CM If you didn’t believe it before, the mere existence of Vetements proves that the fashion world is being truly shaken up. Like so many industries that in recent years have been forced to drastically alter their approach to business thanks to the internet, fashion’s new forerunners are making traditionalists very uncomfortable with […]

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