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Tim Gunn Says What Everyone Is Thinking

Thank you for being in this world, Tim Gunn.  The Kanye West collection is ugly.  Beyond ugly. Homeless chic in the worst, most tasteless way imaginable.  And Kim Kardashian is … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sick of Fashion Yet?

That face.  Is fashion dead? Have we been asking that since fashion existed? Has fashion become a casualty of an over-paced society?  It is about more than the clothes, more … Continue reading

October 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Inside India’s Big Fat $38 Billion Wedding Market, Part 2

Here in India, there are hundreds of bridal designers and tens of thousands of tailors and seamstresses working with families on wedding outfits at any given time. But there are … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Inside India’s Big Fat $38 Billion Wedding Market, Part 1

While the rest of the fashion world may have entered its late summer slumber, India’s fashion industry is gearing up for its prime time moment: the unfathomably large, opulent and … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fashion Inflation: Why Are Prices Rising So Fast?

It’s easy to find a nice-looking pair of shoes for $40 these days, and even easier to find a trendy $40 dress. But while “fast fashion” prices are so light … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Pendulum: Dennis Freedman Swings Between Fashion and Art

The sky behind Dennis Freedman turned dusk purple as he stood in the Long Island City studios of Barneys New York and watched the Italians film the woman with three … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fashion’s Race Problem: Is Boycotting, Shaming And Black Twitter The Solution?

Has outrage over the lack of diversity and racial insensitivity within the fashion industry reached its peak? If not, Thursday’s New York Times article entitled “Fashion’s Blind Spot” will certainly ring the alarm. The powerful feature, … Continue reading

August 19, 2013 · Leave a comment