Saturday, October 29, 2011

INSPIRATION VOGUE 1968... Rick Owens FW2011//12

Well hooded styles: Cynthia Korman in a Pierre Cardin outfit photographed by Guy Bourdin for Vogue France in 1968 [left] …and an outfit from Rick Owens' collection for FW2011//12.

With this post I recommend the book:
In Between by Guy Bourdin

Tuesday, October 25, 2011


'Adam and Eve' is an artwork of Kim Joon from 2010 [left]...and a beautiful outfit from the newest Vera Wang collection for SS//2011, with a print that recalls the Joon composition [right].
Kim Joon is a wonderful korean artist who creates extraordinary pieces by exploring erotic bodypainting and the Korean tattoo taboo. He claims to be intrigued by the concept of the permanence of tattoos as a vehicle for marking ones soul.

With this post I reccomend the book:
Vera Wang On Weddings by Vera Wang

Thursday, October 20, 2011

INSPIRATION Vogue UK 1966... Prada FW 2011//12

The model Jill Kennington, wearing a coat designed by Julian Robinson, photographed by Bob Richardson in 1966 for the September issue of Vogue UK [left]...and the FW 2011//12 collection of Prada right].
Bob George Richardson was an American fashion photographer, who is credited with bringing a street aesthetic and visceralness into fashion photography, other than being the father of photographer Terry Richardson.

With this post I recommend the books:
Bob Richardson by Terry Richardson
Prada by Miuccia Prada and Patrizio Bertelli

Thursday, October 6, 2011


The music icon and the fashion icon.... separated at birth?

With this post I recommend the book:
Carine Roitfeld: Irreverent by Carine Roitfeld

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

INSPIRATION Emilio Pucci 1968... Emilio Pucci SS//2012

A famous Pucci outfit photographed by Henry Clarke in 1968 [left]... and a Pucci dress designed by Peter Dundas for next SS//2012 [right].

With this post I recommend the book:
Emilio Pucci by Vanessa Friedman