1976 skateboarding – London stylee

My sister sent me this YouTube cinefilm video because it features our old school in the second part. However I was more interested in the nostalgic skateboarding footage at the beginning…

Shaun Samson SS12

Yesterday saw the culmination of London Fashion Week with Shaun Samson’s eagerly anticipated debut at the MAN show (now in its 13th season sponsored by Topman). (more…)

London Fashion week SS12 Day 6 highlights

JW Anderson’s jarring colour combinations. His menswear was not dissimilar to his womenswear, so his new loafer-trainer hybrid (made by Aldo) put in a repeat appearance

Swarovski launches SCVNGR ‘Discover Your Light’ treasure hunt

‘Gamification’ has been talked up as the next big thing in digital fashion for a while, ever since Jimmy Choo employed Twitter, Facebook and Foursquare in its Catch-a-Choo treasure hunt, in fact. More recently, Netaporter’s ‘shop window’ app by Aurasma created a frenzy at Fashion’s Night Out as hoards of fashionistas (including one Anna Wintour) waved their smart phones in front of virtual Miu Miu shoes and Proenza PS1s in a bid to win the goodies on display in a one-night-only store front. (more…)