Vanessa Axente @ Vogue Japan February 2016 cover by Patrick Demarchelier – I feel there’s a huge disturbance in the force

February 1, 2017

I still have to do the post about Vanessa Axente @ Vogue Italia December 2012 by… no, really, why should I write by who?, and considering it’s almost January I actually don’t know if I’m going to do it or not, but I have to say something caught my attention in an even more powerful way. Sure, that doesn’t mean reasons are “positive” or anything in that enthusiastic direction, but……

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Fashion Design Inspiration and Sources

Fashion Design inspiration
January 19, 2017

Article Written by : Backstage Lounge Fashion Design is an area that is influenced a lot by different sources of inspiration. You need to be very observant to understand new forms, shapes, figures and structures and to remember them in detail. For this reason, a lot of designers will keep a sketchbook with them, to write down what they observe. In most cases, designers are inspired by: 1. The materials…

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Real Women, Real Beauties

January 12, 2017

Words have a meaning; I mean, if to say something you use certain words instead of some others a reason there must be – and in fact there is. One of the most inflated, hackneyed and used at random words in fashion is “anorexia”. I won’t write too much today ‘cause after all that’s not the real point, but you know, if “the industry”  uses it to have something to…

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Fashion Is for the Entire Year

Fashion Is for the Entire Year
January 2, 2017

Some say people lose sight of fashion at the start of the fall — going so far as to put away their amazing helix stud earrings — because the summer parties have been left behind with the sun-dappled days and the de rigueur personal sprucing demanded by a relentless holiday season has yet to get underway. But all that’s necessary to counter these folks’ unfounded claims is to share with…

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Fashion Week Coma

January 1, 2017

As you can see this season I opted for a Fashion Weeks month coma; I don’t know if it’s a smart and actually effective solution, maybe it is/was, maybe not, but a passive solution is still better than a painful whatever-happened-last-seasons. That said don’t worry, I tried to be a little more apathetic, the way I am with practically anything else for the record, but in any case in a…

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