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

Oh! You Pretty Things (Central Saint Martins MA, 2016)

I was totally planning on using my brief non-work time with my laptop to write up the London Academy of Fashion MA show (one of the two runway shows I’ve actually watched this… Continue reading

Let’s Dance

I’m sure by now it’s obvious that I love Barbara Í Gongini, a love that is now 6+ years strong. Indeed, with the ridiculously low Canadian dollar and whatnot, BÍG is one of… Continue reading

Because you took my…TVC 15

It’s been over three years since posting about this label, but Cunnington & Sanderson are one of those labels that are always on my radar. That said, a brief glance at the above… Continue reading

We were so turned on / You thought we were fakers*

Seeing as my Facebook and Twitter activity has consisted of nothing but Lemmy, David Bowie, and Alan Rickman tributes for the last 3 weeks, I’ve been thinking of the discussion always brought to… Continue reading

Velvet Goldmine

With a family wedding coming up during the holiday season, I was on the hunt for an appropriate dress that I wouldn’t freeze in. However, due to the booking of what will be… Continue reading

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