Posts Tagged ‘Vivienne Westwood’

A hint of kinky: fetish and fashion

Posted on: November 11th, 2013 by Julia Jarvis No Comments

Sex sells. And fashion loves to be fetishized. It’s built on it. There are those of us who obsess about it, are in awe of it.

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Paris Fashion Week / streetstyle outside of Vivienne Westwood show

Posted on: September 30th, 2013 by Alice 1 Comment

Streetstyle shots  by Alice Zielasko

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Fashion Backward: New Romanticism

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

Probably the only fashion era that “swashbuckling” can describe.

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Say Hi to Daul Kim

Posted on: October 22nd, 2012 by Chloe Dinga 2 Comments

Daul Kim’s story is a sad one. One that ended far too soon and in a way that entirely contradicted the beauty that both surrounded and existed within her. In 2009 her suicide rocked the fashion world, shocking her friends and loved ones and leaving many a heartbroken fan in its wake. Her brief time in the spotlight showed the world a quirky, intelligent, creative individual; one of the coolest models to

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Tales of Retail: POWDER

Posted on: August 6th, 2012 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

A few weeks ago we stopped by Powder Boutique and sat down for some summertime hot cocoa with the most amazing Miss Beth.

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Style Heroine: Anna Piaggi

Posted on: July 6th, 2012 by Chloe Dinga 4 Comments

Manolo Blahnik refers to her as “modern beyond belief.” British milliner Stephen Jones named her his muse many years ago. Karl Lagerfeld documented a dozen years of what he calls “anna-chronistic” looks in his 1986 Anna-centric tome Lagerfeld’s Sketchbook. Anna Piaggi is old world fashion royalty, through and through.

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God Save the Queen

Posted on: June 5th, 2012 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

Everyone in the UK is enjoying a lovely little extended holiday thanks to Her Majesty The Queen. Street parties, concerts, fancy clothes parades (apparently that is a thing) and best of all some fantastic sales and in-store events at local Miista retailers!

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Fashion Backward: Postmodernism

Posted on: May 25th, 2012 by Chloe Dinga 2 Comments

The inspiration behind the creation of Miista is varied, but there is one concept that has pointedly impacted our direction: Postmodernism.

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Fashionable Unrest

Posted on: November 24th, 2011 by Chloe Dinga No Comments

First there was Occupy Wall Street. Now it’s become Occupy All Streets (credit to Jay-Z for capitalizing on that.)

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Westwood Occupation

Posted on: November 2nd, 2011 by Chloe Dinga 1 Comment

Vivienne Westwood, London’s reigning queen of the anti-establishment has come forward to support the fight for social equality.

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