The Uniqlo UT

When is a t-shirt not a t-shirt? When it’s 1,000 of them. That’s what Uniqlo UT (for Uniqlo T-shirt) is all about. A democratic form of expression, there will be one that describes exactly how you feel....

Fashion veterans

The fashion industry is always looking for the next big thing. It moves at a breakneck speed; from production to the game of designer musical chairs. Trends are transient. Practically nothing – and no one...

Maison Chanel

In the world of fashion, designers traditionally sketched, draped, cut, sewed, presented and sold their collections all from one location. For French labels, they were based in homes, hence the term maison....

Winning the retail race

For the past few years, the demise of traditional shopping has been a concern for many in the retail industry. With the advent of the web, people are flocking to e-commerce sites that offer home delivery with...

A Hunter for fall

Known as the purveyors of the iconic rubber boot, Hunter is making a strong push beyond footwear to become a fully-fleshed out fashion brand. For fall 2017, they look to the energetic natural beauty of...

French style meets fast fashion

Nowadays, the term “style icon” is regularly thrown around like a piece of chiffon in a hurricane. Very few people deserve the title, and those that do are usually the French. They have a certain je ne...

Light as AIRism

Summer weather is known for days of clear skies and sunshine. It’s also known for being incredibly hot and humid. Although it’s not - legally - possible to be naked outside in an urban environment, it...

NYFW Diaries, part three

Going to bed late didn’t make me want to wake up early. I wanted to make it to the Katama (katamaswim.com) presentation on a stationary sailing boat docked at Pier 25. Truly. Garrett Neff, top male model and...

NYFW Diaries, part two

Taking the morning to relax and enjoy my breakfast at Eataly, I decided it was best to take it slow because the rest of the day was spent on my feet and in the heat. After getting ready (and making sure I...