In July 1994 I was spending most of my time listening to Tori Amos and The Cure while staring at a calendar, counting down the days to my impending freedom from the shackles of high school. My sense of teenage angst was at an all time high. But the world kept spinning outside the four walls of my bedroom, and there was some great movies, music & fashion going on...Read More
We've never featured runway editorials in a Fashion Fix post... until now. So we're righting our wrongs today with this feature from 1993. Even though most of what made it down the catwalk would never have made it onto the bods of everyday folk, street-fashion did take notice of the London, Paris, Milan & New York collections, and simplified designs eventually ended up in our suburban shopping center retail stores.Read More
Here lies the 4th & final installment of our White Fashion Special and we're going back to the '90s once more.
This weeks collection starts with the gorgeous Daniela Pestova, ends with Vanessa Duve, and features a whole lot of awesome whites in between. Highlights for me this week are the White Bait spread in Cosmopolitan (Australia), and the lovely boho-styled spread featuring Australia's Alyssa Sutherland. There's also a couple of spreads featuring teen favourites Tanya Linney & Alison Brahe for all of the Dolly Magazine fans we have here at Double Denim Days...Read More
Many times I've tried to figure out exactly WHAT it was about these impossibly beautiful ladies that resonated so well with young women in the '80s & '90s. I've never come up with a satisfying explanation, only a willingness to acknowledge that they were our superstars - particularly from the late '80s through to the mid '90s - those being their glory years 'n all.Read More