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5 MINUTES WITH MARIA PEARL

We sat down with South London born stylist, photographer, creative director & mother Maria Pearl to discuss her inspirations, career and multi-faced craft. WILDABOUT: What did you study at university and what  attracted you to study your chosen discipline at university?  Maria Pearl: I studied Fashion & Textiles. To be honest I actually wanted to do […]

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ROSA JOHAN UDDOH ON FEMINIST CERAMICS AND THE WILLIAMS SISTERS

WILDABOUT sat down with London based artist Rosa Johan Uddoh. Rosa works mainly through performance, ceramics and collage on themes of spatial agency, colonial memory and radical self love. She is currently studying MA Fine Art Media at the Slade School of Fine Art. Her work will be on show at the ‘Mene Mene Tekel Parsin’ exhibition […]

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FROM RAVE TO RUNWAY: AN INTERVIEW WITH PIP PAZ-HOWLETT

With prints spread across the accessories in Louis Vuitton boutiques, internships at Craig Green and Proenza Schouler, an award from the British Fashion Council, and an acclaimed collection that turns head at the University of Westminster graduate show, Pip Paz-Howlett is re-configuring the dimensions of menswear. Inspired by the acid house raves from the eighties […]

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THE AGEING BODY OF FASHION: THE GOODIES AND THE BADDIES

A fashion model is always associated with youthfulness. A model must always be young, energetic, and modern, and dressed in the latest fashion, they are supposed to represent the aspirational woman. The Gigi’s, the Kendall’s and the Bellas all fit into the narrow age slot of twenty to twenty-four. Flipping through old and current fashion […]

Alexa Chung's quirky new collection we have all been waiting for

ALEXA CHUNG AND HER QUIRKY NEW COLLECTION

The fashion worlds favourite ‘it girl’ has finally launched her own clothing line. Alexa Chung is known for her classy yet quirky style and this undoubtedly shows within her new collection. From casual wear to evening dresses, Chung has created a whole wardrobe of delights that look like they were assembled up in heaven. BEETLEJUICE AND HUMBUGS There is […]

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SARTORIAL STATEMENTS: FASHION’S ANTI-TRUMP TRIUMPH

“Political fashion” is an evocative statement. Do you picture 80s power dressing? Punk`s mouthy slogan t-shirts? Jackie O in her signature circular glasses?  Fashion and politics have a long history together with the former often reflecting the latter. Take George Taylor’s “Hemline Theory” for instance.  Dissecting the relationship between economics and fashion, Taylor stated that […]

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