It seems pretty standard: menswear is for men and womenswear is for women. But why has society made this distinction? The ideas of femininity and masculinity being tied to a specific gender have poisoned the world of fashion. Assigning certain pieces of clothing to either a male or female suppresses creativity and creates barriers between self-expression and social … More Why Clothing should be Gender Less
1. MSGM Born in 2009, MSGM started the production of unique womenswear in Milan, Italy. It has picked up fame quickly but still seems to be overshadowed during MFW. Massimo Giorgetti, the brand’s founder develops captivating clothing and accessories that stray away from mainstream trends. However, MSGM remains underrated and distant from the larger Italian fashion … More Top 5 Underrated Designer Brands
Earlier in 2017, the house of Mugler released a new fragrance called Kryptomint. The scent is another flanker in the A*Men series, however, this one is very interesting as it focuses around mint. Many times, mint is an afterthought rather than a focus, which is why this fragrance is so amusing. The nose for this fragrance … More Kryptomint by Thierry Mugler: A Review
ATTENTION BALMAIN ARMY: Balmain has just released a collaboration with Beats By Dre featuring two styles of music-wear: Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones and Beats Studio Wireless Over-Ear Headphones. Both styles come in the color variations of Safari and Khaki and include the Balmain insignia. However, the bigger part of this campaign is the face- Kylie Jenner. This is particularly interesting because although … More Balmain X Beats By Dre
Recently there have been rumors that Louis Vuitton may be discontinuing the use of canvas for their handbags and some other (smaller) goods. The reasoning behind this is simple: to make their bags appear more luxurious. Seeing that Chanel and Hermes are currently ruling the high-class luxury market, LVMH, Louis Vuitton’s parent company, wants a piece … More Louis Vuitton: No More Canvas?
It’s a blast from the past: Gucci’s F/W 18 ad campaign is striking. Featuring elements of classic 60s and 70s movies like The Creature from the Black Lagoon, Star Wars, Star Trek, and Lost in Space, director Glen Luchford takes Gucci to a whole new level. Not only does the short film focus on the new collection, it … More Gucci Fall Winter 2018 Ad Campaign
It’s no secret that Prada has been on a slippery slope of popularity since 2011. However, the brand just can’t turn its image around. Prada’s stock price is a direct reflection of the brand’s success and it’s sad. In 2013 Prada was at a high of $81.50 per share. That number has fallen to $28.30 per … More The Downfall of Prada