3rd October 2017 Grey Rebellion Workshop I don’t normally post workshops and classes here, but was really inspired by this agency. In response to an overwhelming interest in modelling Grey has devised Grey Rebellion Workshops to help people begin or establish a new career in the mature model market. Our seven hour intensive workshop […]Read more "Grey Rebellion Workshops"
A self-confessed cosmetics nerd, Pat McGrath creates the looks for 80 major fashion shows a year. As she launches her first line, she talks about race, Instagram, her best friend Edward Enninful (the new editor of Vogue) and the influence of her makeup-obsessed mother Jean. Full article: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2017/aug/06/beauty-queen-how-pat-mcgrath-revolutionised-makeup?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=Fashion+Statement+-+Collections+2017&utm_term=238896&subid=1090544&CMP=fahion_collection Image: Dior, 2003. Photograph: Roxanne LowitRead more "Beauty queen: how Pat McGrath became the world’s most influential makeup artist"
When Bonnie Parker, or Bonnie of Bonnie and Clyde, donned a beret one morning in 1933, she would have had little idea of the future fashion implications. Dead a year later, she would have had little idea of much future at all. But, partly thanks to the 1967 film telling of her gang’s 1930s exploits, […]Read more "The style legacy of Bonnie Parker"
“How do we stay together so long? Mutual respect which becomes love.”- Al Photo: Ari Seth Cohen Photographer and author, Ari Seth Cohen, is the creator of Advanced Style, a project devoted “to capturing the sartorial savvy of the senior set.” He says, “I feature people who live full creative lives. They live life to […]Read more "Advanced Love: Al and Emily"
This article came out in April 2017 and I thought I had included it in an blog earlier. Since The Times deemed it important to pen an article on the Do’s and Don’t of what the over 40s should say and wear over the weekend, I thought it was time to include this: https://www.women.com/shannon/lists/the-24-things-every-woman-after-30-should-wear-dot-dot-dot Image: […]Read more "24 Things Women Over 30 Should Wear: Whatever The Fuck She Wants!"
“As a trio of lawsuits claim compensation for sea rises resulting from fossil fuel emissions, campaigners say carbon majors must change their business models…these companies are clinging to an outdated business model that is not compatible with a safe climate and liveable communities.” Full article: https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2017/jul/26/california-communities-lawsuit-exxon-shell-climate-change-carbon-majors-sea-level-rises?CMP=new_1194&CMP= Image: Houses hanging over a cliff in Pacifica, San […]Read more "Exxon, Shell and other carbon producers sued for sea level rises in California"
Love this woman, met her briefly at her head quarters in Paris a few years ago. Totally agree that the educational system is still working on a 20th Century mode and the fashion system is outdated. “Fashion is no longer part of the avant garde.” Enjoy! http://bof.bz/YEWG309N1uk Full article: https://www.businessoffashion.com/articles/voices/li-edelkoort-anti-fashion-manifesto-fashion-is-old-fashionedRead more "Li Edelkoort | Anti-Fashion: A Manifesto for the Next Decade |…"