Monthly Archives: February 2013

TOP 10: BAD-ASS FRONT WOMEN

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Seeing many a photo of Alison Mosshart’s dip-dye hair at LFW (amazing right?!) prompted us into thinking about the arsenal of rule breaking front women over the years. From Siouxsie Sioux to Stevie Nicks, they’re a feast for the eyes … Continue reading

INTERVIEW: HOLLIE COOK

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With appearances on Jools Holland and two albums under her belt, Hollie Cook is steadily gaining a cult following. Daughter of Paul Cook, the Sex Pistols drummer, and ex-member of girl punk-rock band, The Slits, the foundations of Hollie’s career … Continue reading

INTERVIEW: CHARLI XCX

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We wish we could hate Charli XCX for playing in bands since she was seven, making her first record at 14 and now, at only 21, being on the brink of stardom – but we’ve met her and not only … Continue reading

NEW MUSIC: MØ

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Move over Grimes, there’s a new girl on the block: Karen Marie Ørsted – better known as MØ – feels like a new incarnation of more familiar songstresses from Scandinavia. “Glass” lives up to the epic, slow dance anthems of … Continue reading

EAR CANDY: DISCLOSURE + ALUNAGEORGE

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DJ brothers Disclosure have enlisted the help of fellow Brits on the rise AlunaGeorge for new single ‘White Noise’. Combining seriously catchy R&B style vocals from the AlunaGeorge pair with Disclosure’s trademark garage-house beats, this track is undoubtedly set for … Continue reading

RIHANNA X RIVER ISLAND

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Ri Ri’s first foray into fashion with River Island has hit the shops. The collaboration stays true to the singer’s ‘sex sells’ philosophy, offering teeny crop tops, denim dungarees and thigh slit maxi dresses with a grungy 90s vibe. These … Continue reading

NEW LABEL: WILDFANG

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For all you Tomboys out there, Wildfang will be right up your street. Founded by ex-Nike designers Julia Parsley and Emma McIlroy, the new clothing brand-come-blog is aimed at women who love masculine fashion but are sick of shopping in … Continue reading

LIZZY CAPLAN FOR VIVA VENA!

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The newest craze to hit the sartorial world is the fashion film – a vehicle for models to come to life, languishing on balmy beaches or luxurious mansions. Viva Vena!, the new diffusion line for New York designer label, Vena … Continue reading

60 SECONDS WITH BILL AND MAR

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We’ve been big fans of Bill + Mar since it launched in 2010. And now the young London label is taking the pop scene by storm, with Kimberley Walsh and Jessie J wearing Bill + Mar designs. Named after founder … Continue reading

LABEL LUST: THE WHITE PEPPER

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Giving exposure to un-seen design talent and skilled vintage hunters, ASOS marketplace is a great place to find independent labels. I swear by it for finding original pieces that won’t be seen by a thousand other girls on the high street, as well … Continue reading