Fashion & Style

Hardworking families

This is a message to any politician out there thinking of using the phrase ‘hardworking families’ or ‘hardworking people’ – I will look for you, I will find you, and I will kill you. …..It mainly annoys me because, although…

Dame Edna and retirement

Dame Edna is hanging up her tiara. From now on the ‘failed comedian’, as Edna calls her alter ego Barry Humphries, will have to make do without her. Her current tour includes a run at the London Palladium but after…

David Bowie at the V&A

“David Bowie is”: the title is an unfinished sentence, which gives the verb a subject but no object, and it suggests that Bowie is everything and perhaps nothing, a whirligig of dressed-up personae, not a person. To begin with, he…

Fast Fashion

This video highlights the amount of waste retailers produce and ways they are changing practices. Our post with the video is located on OnlineMBA.com. ‘Fast Fashion’ refers to clothing and accessories that are designed to reflect current industry trends, yet…

Wearable Art/Unwearable Jewellery

mmmmm… Wearable Art / Unwearable Jewellery Hong Kong and Sydney TOURING EXHIBITION Is a piece of jewellery an art form?  Is a piece of wearable art equals to jewellery?  Can a piece of art expresses the jewellery as a concept and it…

A Legend as Big as the Ritz

Hemingway personally liberated its bar from the Nazis. Proust ordered from it on his deathbed. Sophia Loren declared it “the most romantic hotel in the world.” It was, of course, the Paris Ritz—headquarters and playhouse to Coco Chanel, Scott and…

James Bond

Designing 007: James Bond’s style celebrated in a Barbican exhibition. The Barbican showcases costumes and props from the films’ 50-year history, from suits and swimwear to gadgets and diamonds…. The Barbican The Guardian