Archive | June, 2010

THE POWER OF PHOTOSHOP IS GREAT. NOW, NOT EVEN DOGS ARE SAFE.

The pressure to be picture-perfect, excellently-well-dressed plus photogenic in upmarket clothing ads is hardly news. But sometimes the outrageousness and insanity of the photoshopping can stop the most jaded of readers, dead in their tracks. In Ralph Lauren’s world, for e.g, moppets are exquisitely groomed. They do not have snotty noses. Their hair is brushed, […]

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JEAN PAUL GAULTIER’S NEW LINGERIE. PRETTY. PRICEY.

Jean Paul Gaultier has launched his first ever lingerie line, with La Perla. As a designer, he is perhaps most well-known for designing the iconic cone-shaped bras Madonna wore on her 1990 Blonde Ambition tour. This range is apparently less sculptural/attention-grabbing/outrageous. It’s pretty. And pretty pricey too. The 27-piece line will range from $600 to […]

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WAS THIS WHAT LORD GAGA DID NEXT?

When Nichola Formichetti beagn to post these images (shot for the September issue of Vogue Homme Nippon) on his blog, with no explanation, the internet buzzed with rumours that they were of Lady Gaga. They’ve now been credited to “Jo Calderone “but speculation as to the true identity of the model has only grown. “Who […]

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SUE SYLVESTER. STYLE ICON. WELL. TO SHILOH JOLIE PITT, AT LEAST.

In her latest interview with Vanity Fair Angelina says “I have a happy homeā€¦ I got back from work last night, and everybody was playing music and dancing and I suddenly found myself dancing around with a bunch of little fun crazy people.” Translation: “Piss off all you jealous haters/tabloids/media/everyone.” She says Brad is, “good […]

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