• July 21, 2014 / 10:46am |

    Here’s one for all the thirtysomethings out there. In 1996, before I departed Australia and headed overseas to discover the world, a tower of magazines (my link to the industry from afar, and my fashion education of sorts) proved a constant source of inspiration. And like most of us who regard magazines over the years […]

  • June 19, 2014 / 10:00am |

    Michael Elmenbeck, founder of Bon magazine, is the initiator and cocurator of the much-talked-about exhibition Swedish Fashion: 2000-2015, currently on display at Sven-Harrys Konstmuseum, in Stockholm. What made you put this show together? I have long felt the desire for an exhibition that put Swedish fashion in a cultural perspective and also visually told the […]

  • June 17, 2014 / 10:25am |

    An excellent men’s fashion magazine, Arena Homme + Korea recently celebrated its 100th issue with an exhibition, %, PERCENT, in collaboration with French fashion house Lacoste. Some talented creators—including artist Ms. Lee Jiyeon, PJW x SJE, and menswear label Cy Choi—joined in to help make the special art pieces for the exhibition. In my opinion, […]

  • May 30, 2014 / 10:00am |

    There is a fantastic quote about prettiness from Diana Vreeland that keeps popping up on Instagram of late: “You don’t have to be pretty. You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers, especially not to random men on the street. You don’t owe it to your mother, you don’t […]

  • May 29, 2014 / 2:30pm |

    Mariano Ontañon, Steve Milatos, Chris Moore, Thorben Gartner, and Joel Meacock, styled by David Vandewal. My good friend Juliano Corbetta always surprises me with the quality and boldness of his biannual magazine, Made in Brazil (last spotted here). The focus is (always) Brazilian male models and (some) fashion among (fantastic) bodies. This season, nothing about the […]

  • May 6, 2014 / 1:00pm |

    “It’s always summer somewhere” is the slogan of the cool brand Summer Bummer, which I discovered this week thanks to my friend and colleague Mar Peidro. Designer Alexandra Cassaniti explores the artisanal and bohemian side of surf life with her delicious clothes, swimsuits, and beachwear accessories produced locally in California. Without a doubt, it is […]