July 6, 2017

Fashion’s Dirty Little Secret: Ageism in Fashion Design

Fashion's Dirty Little Secret Prima Darling

With all the talk stirred up by the recent firing of long time vogue editor Lucinda Chambers, and subsequent Vestoj article, I thought it timely to republish this story originally posted on June 7th. Ageism in fashion design and apparently publishing occurs often without acknowledgement. Continue reading “Fashion’s Dirty Little Secret: Ageism in Fashion Design”

December 20, 2016

China Machado

China Machado Richard Avedon 1958

In honor of China Michado, who passed away on Sunday, I’m reposting this story originally published in September. For a link to one of her last interviews click here. As interesting as she was beautiful, the world has lost one of the most original models ever, she will be missed. Continue reading “China Machado”

July 21, 2016

Still Feeling for the Skinny Scarf

Photo August Harper’s Bazaar, Balenciaga

I’m well aware that the skinny scarf was a big trend for Fall ’15, but as we approach Fall ’16 I find myself still feeling for the skinny scarf albeit an evolved version of last year’s straight forward strip of silk. Continue reading “Still Feeling for the Skinny Scarf”