debenhams: something unexpected

For me, the Debenhams press launch was a real eye opener. For me there was a few brand stereotypes that were reinforced, but there was also a few things I did not expect from the brand.I have to say on…

happy humpday: nail treat

I’m mostly away on dissertation at the moment, so bar the odd review/rant and fashion film thought would share you my Sophy Robson inspired nail art I got at the weekend. I have to say not having my acrylic stilleto…

ten30’s fashion film “the white dress”

Thank god for Alan Moore. That’s all I can say. In Glasgow we really are spoiled for designers, but Moore’s own label ten30‘s self produced events are always a delight – retaining a sense of whimsy and curiosity. From air…

power power II: maya wild exhibition

For now my life seems to be absorbed with spreadsheets, dissertations and craft supplies, which all sounds fairly humdrum and boring, and yeah some of it is, but all are means to an end. With that in mind, I’d quite…

knit one, kill one

Sometimes my favourite things have a way of just coming together and creeping in to my life. Knitwear designer Katherine Brown’s short fashion film “Knit one, Kill one” is pretty much one of those things. Knit One, Kill One from…

jane gowans – geology rocks

My love affair with the work of Dundee based jeweller Jane Gowans is well documented. Her matchstick collection for me is among some of my favourite contemporary jewellery design. I’m a classicist when it comes to my jewellery and Gowans…