Browsing Tag: Style

How Peter Knapp liberated women

When we look at fashion editorials today, rarely we tend to ponder how much they reflect the times we live in.  The photographs often seem (especially for those not initiated) as innocent, spontaneous outbursts of creativity, which have more to do with aesthetic whims than stark everyday life and its realities. And yet, after several […]

Amélie Pichard’s myth

Amélie Pichard is a woman whose portrait takes shape very slowly and gently. Its contours become more solid and accentuated with each one of her quirky remarks and occasional jokes; needless to say that her nonchalant manners put me at ease from the very first bonjour. To tell the truth, there’s no need to meet […]

Making extravagance ordinary

Today, when the visual side is prioritized over any other possible criteria (thank you Instagram and Pinterest!), designers are preoccupied with creating objects capable of generating the digital buzz. XXL logos, abundance of sequins, embroideries, asymmetrical silhouettes… The object must capture attention in order to deserve a place in our wardrobes and our feed. One […]