Fashion

Falsetto Tokyo: Autumn/Winter 2018

Well, yabba-dabba-do, Falsetto! We must admit, we always treasured the style credentials of Pebble Flintstone, the muscular infant of the homonymous animated family saga ‘The Flintstones”: Tiny leopard print halter top, hotpants and topknot, it’s as if she anticipated Punk by a solid two decades. And despite many years have passed since the cartoon ceased […]

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Fashion

Prada Fall-Winter 2007: Ten years on

“It was, if I remember correctly, Miuccia Prada’s contemplations on a mountaineering woman of the 21st Century: An acknowledgment that on its own could conjure images of pragmatic athleisure or even of a naturalistic wholesomeness of some sort. Except it does not.”

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Fashion, Musings, Reads

Designer Ben Mak Takes Out The Marchesa

She used to stroll down the streets of Venice, he, the pavements of Liverpool. The twilight got them reunited at a time that stopped, stuck in between the first half of the twentieth century Europe and today’s hyper real global era. Two creative spirits sharing the same run towards a bewitching materialisation of their selves, […]

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Editorial, Fashion

Don’t cry out loud (just keep it inside)

Fashion is, in a nutshell, a very family-friendly way of dealing with the otherwise mysterious workings of desire. You have all of the salient plot-lines there, stylishly manicured on the shopfloor: The object, looking rather helpless on its shelf, the sense of ownership that any customer experienced when actually acquiring said object and the manipulative […]

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Inspiration

S’Express – Hey Music Lover

As heard at the Louis Vuitton menswear show a few days back, S’Express legendary anthem is as good now as it was then: The video unravels with all kinds of 1980’s eleganza (think party monsters revolving on an oversized gramophone and an anything but easy use of leopard print), while the acid bass and fabulous […]

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Daily

Brexit in Cartoon: Barbier’s after party

Our first post-Brexit post! As we get used to the (nothing short of) post-apocalyptic panorama here in London, Cindy Fournier provided us with a biting re-interpretation of George Barbier’s glamorous illustrations: An elegant party nearing its inexorable end. In Miss Fournier’s words: “As today’s air almost seems frozen, even more precious to European creatives still breathing […]

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Fashion, Review

Lujon’s top 5 shows from Fall-Winter

Isn’t Fashion too much? No, we mean it: Isn’t Fashion just tooo much? Thousands and thousands of shows piled up on top of each other from all the most glamorous cities of the world, displaying delightful frocks for any imaginable weather condition all at once. For example, any style-savvy individual knows that this is the […]

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Inspiration

Céline Dion – On Traverse un miroir

Just look at all this 1920’s Céline Dion we are gifting you today! In this post we look at a very young Ms.Dion as she retrospectively looks back at us with absolutely no emotions thundering her visage. She then goes on making the most of that single, bejewelled outfit she has been given while stalking her […]

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Editorial, Photography

The Triptych: Classe

Classe is the Italian for class, and the lady portrayed in the below photographies just has so much of it. The last instalment of The Triptych: A post-modern beauty story, set against the desperate glamour of the Tuscan riviera. If Lujon the Magazine was to be a person, it would probably look not so very […]

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Inspiration

Eartha Kitt – Timbuktu Medley

  Taking more than ninety seconds to even bother appearing in her own show, Mme Kitt employs a full troupe of gilded dancers dancing the dance of the seven veils to give her a proper introduction and yet another set of muscular, glittering men to literally land her on what looks like a subservient homosexual, […]

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Daily

Unexpected music from Prada catwalk shows

Our fashion editor prides himself in being able to recognise and correctly position any Prada item within its collection. Unsurprisingly, he is also able to match every collection with the stellar soundscape Frederic Sanchez has designed for it. Together with Miss Prada herself, Mr. Sanchez has been able to conjure entire stylistic universes just by […]

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