Seeing Spots: Louis Vuitton Unveils Yayoi Kusama Collection

Louis Vuitton has unveiled its collaboration with the prolific multi media artist Yayoi Kusama at its flagship store in NYC. Kusama is well known for her dot patterns and much of her work expresses her obsessiveness and fragile psychological state. Louis Vuitton’s Creative Director Marc Jacobs, met Kusama in 2006 and has been a long time fan of hers. … Continue reading

Ascot: Crimes Against Millinery

     The 2012 Royal Ascot has come to a close and you may have already seen some of the atrocious fashions posted in the news.  You probably don’t know that I am a dedicated hat lover with a vast collection.  I was trained in historical millinery by master theatrical milliner Jane Smith, whose work … Continue reading

Orschel-Read SS13

      Although womenswear is flooded with an array of choice, menswear options are still far more limited.  Enter London based menswear designer Stefán Orschel-Read. I’ve known Stefán since he first moved to London about 8 years ago. We were both working in a shop in Camden, attending Uni and having fun going out and dressing … Continue reading