Tag: Fashion

Fashion Influencers Are Driving an Interiors Boom. How Are Home Brands Responding?

“A lot of people in fashion don’t understand that you can’t easily gift a rug or table. It doesn’t work the same as it does for a dress or a pair of shoes.”

Home is where the #content is — or so wrote Hilary George-Parkin in a 2017 Fashionista story titled, “Why Fashion Bloggers Are Evolving Into Home Decor Influencers.”

Three years later, may I ask: Why were once-strictly-fashion-adjacent influencers venturing into more home-furnished pastures? 

George-Parkin’s reporting is certainly worth revisiting in its own right, but for the interest of this piece, I’ll say the gist was this: With the

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An Ode To Virgin Suicides, The Film That Introduced The Fashion Nightgown

Editorial use only. No book cover usage. Mandatory Credit: Photo by American Zoetrope/Kobal/Shutterstock (5879505j) Chelsea Swain, Leslie Hayman, Kirsten Dunst, A.J. Cook The Virgin Suicides – 1999 Director: Sofia Coppola American Zoetrope USA Scene Still
Editorial use only. No book cover usage. Mandatory Credit: Photo by American Zoetrope/Kobal/Shutterstock (5879505j) Chelsea Swain, Leslie Hayman, Kirsten Dunst, A.J. Cook The Virgin Suicides – 1999 Director: Sofia Coppola American Zoetrope USA Scene Still

Almost any movie that director Sofia Coppola helms automatically enters the fashion film canon. From Marie Antoinette, a pastel-tinted flaunting of opulent, epoch-defining fashions, to The Bling Ring, an encompassment of every great (and cringe-y) fashion trend of the early aughts, Coppola’s films are as notable for their for their showcase of memorable fashion as they are for their nuanced portrayal of loneliness

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