Category Archives: Fashion Writing

Industry bonds with FIT for Future of Fashion runway show

It’s graduate fashion season so today’s eyes are on tomorrow’s bright young things! Up first FIT, the Manhattan-based font of creativity that prides itself on its solid technical skills turning out industry-ready creators.Ā For eye-catching lingerie to rival Agent Provocateur, but

Industry bonds with FIT for Future of Fashion runway show

It’s graduate fashion season so today’s eyes are on tomorrow’s bright young things! Up first FIT, the Manhattan-based font of creativity that prides itself on its solid technical skills turning out industry-ready creators.Ā For eye-catching lingerie to rival Agent Provocateur, but

Behind Kent State University’s 45 million dollar Design Innovation Hub

When I was in the midwest last week for the school’s graduate fashion show I also grabbed the opportunity to sit down with the brains behind this latest exciting initiative on-campus, J.R. Campbell, and we discussed biometrics, aeronautics and how

Behind Kent State University’s 45 million dollar Design Innovation Hub

When I was in the midwest last week for the school’s graduate fashion show I also grabbed the opportunity to sit down with the brains behind this latest exciting initiative on-campus, J.R. Campbell, and we discussed biometrics, aeronautics and how

The avant-garde designers who haunt and hypnotize us

On the sixth anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh in which 1,134 garment workers died while making garments for fast fashion outlets worldwide, it might be an opportunity to celebrate the opposite of fast fashion and our

The avant-garde designers who haunt and hypnotize us

On the sixth anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh in which 1,134 garment workers died while making garments for fast fashion outlets worldwide, it might be an opportunity to celebrate the opposite of fast fashion and our

How to convince friends to quit fast fashion for good

Some of my favorite people disappoint me on this issue. When I suggest they curb their enthusiasm with the fast fashion, they look at me like I’m taking food out of their children’s mouths. Or that I’m leaving them naked

How to convince friends to quit fast fashion for good

Some of my favorite people disappoint me on this issue. When I suggest they curb their enthusiasm with the fast fashion, they look at me like I’m taking food out of their children’s mouths. Or that I’m leaving them naked

8 most fashionable gender benders of all time

Gender bender sounds a bit retro nowadays. Gender fluid and gender non-conformist have mostly replaced it as a term. But as it also coincides with a major exhibition in Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, we’ll trot it out for a

8 most fashionable gender benders of all time

Gender bender sounds a bit retro nowadays. Gender fluid and gender non-conformist have mostly replaced it as a term. But as it also coincides with a major exhibition in Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, we’ll trot it out for a

The Future of Gender Non-Conforming Fashion

It might seem like a fashion movement but it’s more than that, as a recent event in NYC made very clear. A new consumer is demanding to be recognized and tokenism won’t cut it. Read on hereĀ at FashionUnited…

The Future of Gender Non-Conforming Fashion

It might seem like a fashion movement but it’s more than that, as a recent event in NYC made very clear. A new consumer is demanding to be recognized and tokenism won’t cut it. Read on hereĀ at FashionUnited…

Is the artisan fashion’s most misunderstood figure?

The word “artisan” is everywhere, it’s become meaningless. But yet artisans exist, and appreciate our interest. So let’s not lose each other through misunderstanding. I discuss the enigmatic figures behind some of our most meticulously crafted products and explain why

Is the artisan fashion’s most misunderstood figure?

The word “artisan” is everywhere, it’s become meaningless. But yet artisans exist, and appreciate our interest. So let’s not lose each other through misunderstanding. I discuss the enigmatic figures behind some of our most meticulously crafted products and explain why