1960S

MFW A/W 12-13: Marni

MFW A/W 12-13: Marni

  by Kristin Knox

Marni is a funny label, one which always makes me recall the inexorable wisdom of Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada, you know the one, the famous diatribe about the trickle-down effect of the cerulean sweater. In many ways, in our [...]

Tags: 1960s, Marni, mary quant, mfw aw12 show report, news, show report, The Devil Wears Prada
PRISM Unisex Sunglasses

PRISM Unisex Sunglasses

  by Ally Pyle

We have been having a sunglasses moment in the office this week and are still in two minds on which pair to splurge on this summer. PRISM has launched a unisex sunglass line in addition to its already extensive range of shapes and colour [...]

Tags: 1960s, 1950s, Health, PRISM, Sunglasses
Meet Liam Gallagher

Meet Liam Gallagher

  by Ally Pyle

Ladies, if you fancy meeting Liam Gallagher while doing a spot of shopping for your man, head to Selfridges. Shoppers at both the London and Manchester stores will be able to meet the Oasis star at 1pm on November 30th and December 2nd [...]

Tags: 1960s, Liam Gallagher, menswear, Oasis, Pretty Green, Selfridges, Shopping
Voluptuous Hair

Voluptuous Hair

  by Ally Pyle

Voluptuousness. The re-emergence of big hair spoke volumes on the runway, from huge curls to crimping action, an amalgamation of decades influenced hair with the common larger –than-life narrative. From 60’s bubble/ wiggy shapes seen [...]

Tags: 1960s, 1980s, FAD, hair, hair trend, Harriet's Muse, LA, New York, Paul Costelloe, Siouxsie & the Banshees, Tim Burton, upper east side
Bermondsey Square Hotel

Bermondsey Square Hotel

  by Charlotte Jones

On the 14th of April, Bermondsey will welcome the Bermondsey Square Hotel, an independent boutique hotel designed by acclaimed interior designer, David Gabriel. Created by Bespoke Hotels, the same people behind Home House, the hotel offers [...]

Tags: 1960s, Bermondsey Square Hotel, Bespoke, boutique hotels, David Gabriel, entertainment systems, Hospitality/Recreation, iMac, Interior Designer, London, luxury hotels, members club, rooftop loft
Paris Fashion Week: Balenciaga, autumn/winter 09

Paris Fashion Week: Balenciaga, autumn/winter 09

  by Ally Pyle

Respecting, as usual, the Balenciaga aesthetic and by delving into the archives, Nicolas Ghesquière showed a collection of beautifully draped skirts and print dresses at the autumn/winter show at the Hôtel de Crillon. Using [...]

Tags: 1960s, Autumn/Winter, Balenciaga, Designer, Dresses, fashion shows, Hôtel de Crillon, Nicolas Ghesquière, PFW, Skirts