Fashspiration of the Week

Fashspiration of the week // Sunglasses special: 5 iconic shade styles

Spring has finally sprung! And whilst the tights Vs no tights debate still divides the office, cute shades offer an accessible way to acknowledge it’s no longer bloody freezing. But which to wear? See below for a wealth of sunglasses inspiration… Novelty and colour See: Jodie Foster as Iris in Taxi Driver. She wore oversize […]

Shopping Edit // Modern Punk: 6 pieces for the well-dressed anarchist

DISCLAIMER: PUNK. I mean, is there really anything else to say about the grass roots 70’s explosion, it’s reggae influence, London Vs NY, new wave and everything else that prompted, followed and surrounded it? Icons like Sid and Nancy, Vivienne and Malcolm, Joey Ramone and Siouxsie all deserve LIKE A THOUSAND (anti) fashspiration columns each. […]

Fashspiration of the week // Le Blow loves the Blow Up girl: 60’s model Veruschka

Take the futurism trend, mix it with some otherworldly beauty, a whole lot of cult value and some solid 60’s Bohemia. Our Fashspiration this week is no other than legendary German born model and muse, Veruschka. At 6 ft 3in’s the outspoken model symbolised unattainable glamour, exotic otherness and sexual adventure throughout the swinging decade. Infinitely […]

Fashspiration of the week // Crystal Renn is a fashion forest fairy; we’re nymphomaniacs.

Start burning the incense and stacking some heavy silver now. Our fave jewellery designer, Pamela Love has made her first fashion film starring Crystal Renn as an over-accessorised woodland nymph. The video, to promote the Love’s SS13 collection, has been created with only the most ethereal references in mind. Renn, in a nude slip and […]

Fashspiration of the week // Corey from Empire Records (*sob* buh-bye, HMV!)

RIP HMV and Blockbuster. The Jesus and Mary Chain T-shirts and Millionaire’s Shortbread ice cream, will never have such a solid foothold on the high street again. Big commercial businesses they may have been, but their collective closure signals the demise of something more. Music and video stores tangibly represent so many beautiful ideals; discovery […]

Fashpiration of the week // Céline Pre-Fall collection 2013: the FASH-BOMB

Beautifully tailored, quietly maximalist and modest to a fault; Phoebe Philo preludes her Autumn Winter 2013 agenda for Céline with what can only be described as a sartorial FASH-BOMB. A new puritan inspired look that’s painfully modern, severe but louche. Really there are NO WORDS (well, I have a few) Amish? Clergical? Straight-edged? The Céline […]