Rude Girls: Johnathan Simkhai’s Ska Inspired AW 2013 Collection

Instead of handing out descriptions Jonathan Simkhai had his moodboard for his presentation handed out. Black and white photocopies of old photos of The Specials, a ska band from 1970′s London. As someone who loved ska music back in high school, and loved photo copied ‘zines, this show might be a revitalizing treat or a cringe-worthy trip down memory lane. …

jennineRude Girls: Johnathan Simkhai’s Ska Inspired AW 2013 Collection

Romanticism Undressed: Alexandre Herchovitch AW 2013

Before leaving for the show, I was trying to get dressed in a way that looked chic enough for fashion week, warm enough for post-blizzard temperatures, and somehow flattering enough with my transforming body. It occurred to me that transforming my wardrobe is now an everyday thing, as I rolled up a fur vest that no longer fit so I …

jennineRomanticism Undressed: Alexandre Herchovitch AW 2013