Vogue covers are, and always have been, just so freaking gorgeous. They set the standard for how the fashion industry is played out on glossy pages. What I love about retrospectives like this is how the images all come together to present a real reflection of the fashion world of the times...Read More
Here's a few key ad campaigns for Revlon from the '80s & '90s. We probably haven't even scratched the surface of just how many ran in the magazines back then, but they are definitely some of the best. If you're a Cindy Crawford fan, you'll probably be very much into this post.Read More
I remember 1988 primarily for the music. My Kylie Minogue crush was at its peak, and I was getting on board the Bros, Bananarama & Rick Astley trains - all stations to Pop Heaven. Barbie was still thriving in her wonderland of all things pink, and Transformers & Mr Potato Head stocks were riding high.
For Brisbane dwellers & visitors World Expo 88 was in full swing, and Prozac had just hit the market, so it was super happy fun times all round. I hope some of these movies, music & fashions from October 1988 bring back a few sweet memories for you...Read More