Tag Archives: fashion industry

Jeremy Scott: The People’s Designer

Fun loving designer Jeremy Scott has a documentary coming to movie theater soon. The documentary is about his time at Moschino (now that he is the Creative Director) and working with his muse Katy Perry, and how he has managed to become the darling of other pop stars such as: Miley Cryus and Rihanna. Continue reading

YSL ad Banned by Advertising Watchdog Group

YSL’s most recent ad has been banned by a UK advertising watchdog group. The reason for the ad being banned was that the model in said ad looked “unhealthily underweight.” Apparently, the ad was featured in the UK edition of Elle magazine. Continue reading

In the age of Look-At-Me narcissism, is it possible to have a designer who can reject that?

We live in a world where everyone wants attention on themselves. People tweet tweets, post instagrams, upload videos, and change statuses just about every second of the day. It’s no surprise that designers are now expected to do the same. To be a designer in today’s fashion world is not as simple as it once was. It is not only about the garments that are being made. To be a designer in 2015 you have to be interesting and capture the attention of not only your customer, but, arguably, the world. That is why most designers have an instagram account where people can look at the pictures of said designers, and by doing this you feel like you somewhat know the designer. Or you at least get a better idea of who the designer is and what they like. Continue reading

Please Stop Wanting to Become Models

You  can’t go on a model confessions blog without seeing an anonymous person ask, could I be a model? The reply to that question is usually go and ask a professional in the industry for their opinion. Many girls look to models as deities. Models are beautiful, get to see the world, and constantly receive free clothing. So, why would anyone not want to be a model? Continue reading