Look back in anger / Driven by the night*

I’ve come to hate Facebook more and more, particularly as I used to use it primarily for keeping track of designers/labels, but Facebook’s sneaky changes and algorithms mean that I now rarely see… Continue reading

Those midwives to history put on their bloody robes*

  Oh my. When I came across Yousef Akbar’s work this morning, my mind went immediately to finding a Bowie lyric to play off his name (though, yes, it’s missing a ‘c’).** But… Continue reading

Putting on my gloves and bury my bones in the marshland*

With the majority of my Twitter and Facebook feeds being fashion-related, and with the fashion community being one big wonderful borderless mosaic, the xenophobic and far-reaching decisions being made on both sides of… Continue reading

So pull up your sheets against the passing time*

Given that I am nearly always wearing something from Ovate (as well as the fact that roughly 90% of any new clothing purchases are Ovate pieces), it’s rather odd that I haven’t posted… Continue reading

Now I’m wiser than dreams*

Well, here’s how you get my attention. Indeed, with the above stunning piece, in my colour no less (hence, now in My Top 3 Want List), this new Chicago-based label, Stronger Wiser Everyday,… Continue reading

While the streets block off / Getting some skin exposure to the blackout*

Being lucky enough to be relatively flat, it may seem odd that my bra-type of choice is the sports bra. From the very first shopping trip for a bra of any kind though,… Continue reading

Freak out in a moonage daydream, oh YOHJ JUN (AK4) VIV

As you can see from the title, this biannual review of The Big 3 (YOHJi Yamamoto, JUNya Watanabe, and VIVienne Westwood) is at a crossroads. I mean, it’s already felt a bit forced… Continue reading

So take this knife / And meet me across the river*

Holy eff. This photo of Amanda Palmer in a Rachel Freire dress that goes along with her just-dropped song about Anthony (Martignetti) is perfect. And the song is heartbreaking. Read Amanda’s post about… Continue reading

His cardboard face is soggy and he’s selling thorny crown*

Yeah, this seems about right. A careless mistake by a Jiffy Lube employee plus unnecessary window replacements mandated by building management has made both our car and bedrooms off-limits to me. Everything was… Continue reading

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