“Prada: Two’s company?”

The unprecedented creative partnership between Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons is a huge talking point in the luxury fashion world. Following the Prada Autumn/Winter 21 menswear show on January 17, Rose Elizabeth Dodd reports on how it’s going. The union between Italian fashion powerhouses Miuccia Prada, 72, and Belgian luxury menswear designer Raf Simons, 53,Continue reading ““Prada: Two’s company?””

A reflection of the times

Maison Margiela SS21 perfectly encapsulates the unrelenting chaos the world faces today. Amidst a global pandemic, in a world where wearing a mask in public is a legal requirement and public health services are drowning in the depths of mass sickness and mass responsibility, Margiela’s latest collection captures these horrors so exquisitely. The SS21 collectionContinue reading “A reflection of the times”

Skincare loves

Following my last post on society’s elevating obsession with skincare products, I am sharing my go-to skin products.  it has taken me a while to curate my perfect routine, but now I’ve found one which works for my skin type. The costs of my products vary from high to low. I would recommend anyone ofContinue reading “Skincare loves”

fundamentals of the SKINCARE obsession

Why now do we care for our skin more than ever? I can’t quite put my finger on whether skincare is particularly popular at the moment, or if it has always been this popular and I’ve only just gotten on board with the skincare obsession. Skincare product usage is certainly more widespread than it was three decadesContinue reading “fundamentals of the SKINCARE obsession”

Designing RED: Opulence Collection No.2

As a designer for the UCL MODO fashion society, I participated in the society’s second annual show, themed ‘Opulence’. Being in my final term of university, my schedule was jam packed, so I opted to make a smaller collection consisting of four pieces: two dresses and two headpieces. I began by mood boarding to defineContinue reading “Designing RED: Opulence Collection No.2”

Some closet grails…

3 of my favourite vintage pieces, dug out from the depths of my style icon/mother dearest’s wardrobe Whilst rummaging through the depths of my mother’s closet, I came across the most stunning Moschino blazer, lined with a fabulous lime green silk. The double breasted blazer, now mine, was bought to wear to a premier inContinue reading “Some closet grails…”

Fashion month: Top 5 looks

What a couple of weeks it has been. Incredible shows. Breathtaking design. Endless hard work. Fast pace coordination. Nightmare cancellations due to the virus. Meanwhile, I’ve been sat at my desk struggling through my heap of coursework, indefinitely distracted by social media saturated with AW/20 content. I’m struggling to keep on top of posting whilstContinue reading “Fashion month: Top 5 looks”