Fragrance, Musings

Last night I wore Musc Ravageur

“You smell divine” the host said while opening the door of his apartment to this cold wreck of a man. A waltz of raised eyebrows on my face and a quick detour to safer topics to avoid any comment on the fragrance I was actually wearing. I simply did not mean to smell divine. I […]

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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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