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Review: Coco Before Chanel (2009)

Coco Chanel is a self-made woman in every sense of the word.

Excerpt: Den Mother

So I got to know the ACS headmaster and his wife. Through her I started making my patchwork quilts; she taught handwork to the girls at Methodist Girls’…

Analysis: Refugee Chic Fashion Spread Proves a Social Commentary Fail

When fashion spreads are spectacularly tone-deaf.

Recommendation: The Future of Fashion with Alexa Chung (Vogue Video)

Light and informative, British Vogue’s great new documentary series is a must-watch for fashion fans looking to break into the industry.

Lyric: The Red Shoes (1993) by Kate Bush

Just take off my red shoes, put them on and your dream’ll come true.

Special Feature: Andrew Bolton on Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Exhibition (2010)

In honour of the acclaimed exhibition opening in London, I revisit an interview I did with curator Andrew Bolton when it made its New York debut.

Recommendation: The Next Black – A Film About the Future of Clothing (2014)

Tech-clothing giants reveal a glimpse into future of fashion through their innovative work.