This is just an observation on wearing clothes in ways other than originally intended. For example: wearing clothes inside out, backwards, upside down, on the wrong body part, etc… Last week the early 90’s rap duo, Kris Kross, came to mind, I was thinking about how they used to wear their baseball jerseys and pants backwards. Maybe it was a gimmick, maybe their manager, Jermaine Dupri packaged their look, just as Mclaren and Westwood created the Sex Pistols‘s look, whatever it was…I liked what they were doing. It was so different, they didn’t alter the clothing, they just turned it around. That … Continue reading Opposites Attract: Wearing it Backwards
if you click on the title below…nothing happens…really nothing… it was a video but it was taken down… Originally this was going to be a post about the Utilitarian/Techno Fashion of 90’s through early 00’s, but I couldn’t find enough … Continue reading Masters of Deconstruction!
Fall Sept 2011 Vogue JennySinkaberg Elle April2011 Editorial SalvatoreFerragamo Potiche (2010) http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1521848/ Mary Phyllis Rhoda Enjoli ad – the cloning experiment was a success! Charlie’s perfume ad – sexual harrassment anyone? Fall 2011 Escada Fall 2011 Etro Isabel Marant Fall … Continue reading Fall 2011 – Work Style
Summer is nearly over, but that’s okay because I love the Fall, it’s my favorite season. It’s still warm, but now breezy and change is in the air. I tend to associate the Fall look with 1970’s Manhattan, even though I was born and raised in LA. Of course all these associations come from films, not from actual experience, although I did visit New York a couple of times, for work trips, but didn’t stay long enough to enjoy it, and I’ve never been during the Fall. The films of Autumn in New York represented the change in seasons more … Continue reading 70’s New York Fall Style