Anushila Shaw

Zadig & Voltaire SS16 — Rock n’ Roll Meets Boho

True to their rock n' roll and bohemian way of life, the Zadig & Voltaire SS16 collection combines edgy looking pieces—think oversized metal eagle belt buckle and black leather overalls—and soft sheer blouses with girly details. The collection also includes cotton dresses, a fringed suede jacket, black and white cowboy booties and an amazing peach … read more

Lola Loves… Javier Piñón’s Hypnotizing Collages of Medusa

Legend has it that Medusa had a terrifying face and snakes for hair. If that wasn't enough, anyone who looked at her would turn to stone, which probably makes for a lonely existence, one where the joys of eye contact, say nothing of sharing a sidelong glance with a co-conspirator, would never be known. Perhaps … read more

Alexander Wang SS/16 Collection Is All About His Squad

Alexander Wang has a Wang Squad. No, seriously, they even have an Instagram account (@wangsquad) of tall, beautiful and impossibly aspirational it-girls such as Lexi Boling, Anna Ewers, Binx Walton and, lately, Kaia Gerber (Cindy Crawford’s mini-me daughter). So, unsurprisingly, the Alexander Wang SS/16 collection isn’t about the clothes, it’s about his squad. This collection … read more

Fashion Inspiration: Amuse Society “Down By The Sea” & “Winter Tide”

Amuse Society’s two recent lookbooks “Down By the Sea” and “Winter Tide” are the opposite sides of the same coin: interpretations of the sea and rock 'n' roll beachy lifestyle through fashion that plays with texture and pattern. "Down By the Sea" is the fall collection, but in true sun-drenched California style, the collection covers … read more

Poem Baker: Hymns from the Bedroom

Hymns from the Bedroom is the latest photo collection from London photographer Poem Baker.  The series currently has three parts—Baker calls them chapters—covering a period from 2010 to 2015. Baker describes the collection as “a personal journal of friends and people [she’s] encountered whilst wandering around London.”   Poem’s subjects are twenty-somethings “on the threshold of … read more

The New Gucci Girl is a Bohemian Nerd

Madeleine de Scudéry’s 1654 book Carte de Tendre sets the mood for Gucci’s Spring/Summer 2016 Ready-to-Wear show, the second by new-ish Creative Director, Alessandro Michele.  Michele was relatively unknown at the time of his appointment a year ago; however, he was previously head of accessories design at Gucci and has been at the design house … read more

Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2016 — Chic Music Festival Fashion

Saint Laurent Spring 2016 ready-to-wear collection is a mix of designer Hedi Slimane’s Downtown Los Angeles sensibility and Saint Laurent’s Parisian couture heritage.  The diverse collection, called “Saint Laurent Skin,” was inspired by 90s-era grunge. Courtney Love was at the show and may very well have been Slimane’s muse for this season.   … read more