Posts Tagged ‘Measured Madness’

Living the Meme

Posted on: January 7th, 2014 by Julia Jarvis No Comments

A profile of GIF fashion makers and digital world creators Reed + Raden 

Pamela Reed and Matthew Rader are cyberspace’s equivalent to Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. I mean, I don’t know if they sing but they  dance and always look like they’re having a lot of fun. According to them: “We enjoy cats, stuffed animals, nintendo, pizza, robots, outer space, augmented reality, pc’s, deli sandwiches and computing on the internets.”


Miista’s A to Z of 2013

Posted on: December 31st, 2013 by Julia Jarvis No Comments

Here’s our round-up of 2013, a few no-brainers, a number of curve balls, plenty of fashion and a sneak peek into our new collection. Happy New Year!


Rei Kawakubo, Commes des Garçons – Measured Madness

Posted on: December 24th, 2013 by Julia Jarvis 2 Comments

“I never intended to start a revolution. I only came to Paris with the intention of showing what I thought was strong and beautiful. It just happened that my notion was different from everyone else’s” Rei Kawakubo 


The Balaclava: Measured Madness?

Posted on: October 14th, 2013 by Julia Jarvis 2 Comments

There’s a distinctly Autumnal, even, wintery chill in the London air, so I’ve upped the thermostat and I’m digging out the knits and woolly hats for winter. But a balaclava?  Is this item, I ask myself, measured fashion madness or utter madness?

What’s with this continued interest in masks and balaclavas?


You’re Invited: Surrealist Dinner Party

Posted on: August 23rd, 2013 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

Let’s go back to 1972. Paris. Marie-Hélène de Rothschild is putting the finishing touches on her Surrealist Ball. While you may not have made the guest list, or even been alive, the first time around let’s all live vicariously through these off the wall photos.


Grayson Perry, Alan Measles & the Golden Claire

Posted on: August 13th, 2013 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

Each year Grayson Perry challenges the 2nd year students of St Martins to create the perfect ensemble for his alter-ego Claire. She’s over the top, knows what she wants and is a fan of giant phalluses.


Power Clashing

Posted on: June 29th, 2013 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

Pattern mixing has been on the rise for a while now but this season the look has really come to a head.


Louise Pomeroy

Posted on: June 29th, 2013 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

We were able to chat a bit with the incredibly talented illustrator Louise Pomeroy and we are so excited to share her work with you!



Posted on: June 17th, 2013 by Chloe Dinga 1 Comment

Claudio Parentela is an illustrator, painter, photographer, mail artist, cartoonist, collagist and freelance journalist. That’s right, he just about does it all.


Style Heroine: Iekeliene Stange

Posted on: May 8th, 2013 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

Some models have all the luck.