It took around three years for Solange Knowles to release her second album, and awhile the wait, we were all amidst things that never seemed to fuck, and being locked within our own closets. As for Banks, it was more of a waiting game (pun intended).
LUSH; They come in recycled, recyclable, and biodegradable black tinted tins. Labeled with a name, ingredients, the individual that worked on them, and the method of use. Thinking of them as cosmetic products would be an understatement, for they’re far more – I mean, they’re natural, healthy, and the aftermath of them gives you a radiant glow, or makes you smell like an array of fruits, or a floral bouquet.
Change; It’s what causes things to crumble, and reform. Perceived as an inevitable factor in life, It doesn’t necessarily bring good with it, but that’s all based on how you view it – I guess?
It was on this exact day, at around 7 in the morning, when Farah Baig and I, started preparing for an editorial shoot that we both organized, not to dismay the team that made it happen.
Crossroads; the movie is the first memory that I can recall of Britney Spears. Sure, It was about coming of age, it was about a dramatic plot, and dare I say a chic flic, but disregarding that all, It was genuine, It was more of Britney before finding her gene, and after she did, she morphed into the pop icon that we obsess about today – Britney Spears.
Dilmun; an ancient country mentioned throughout the history of Mesopotamia. As time progresses, and generations move on, archeological locations, and monuments are discovered, and gradually get researched. Grasping onto those archeological sites, and discovering it’s rich history is Bahraini designer Lulwa Al Amin, also known as Lulu Al Amin.
Vulnerability; god forbid that we speak about it out loud, but it’s a feeling that we try to hide, and eventually talk about after maybe the 5th glass of merlot, an emotional get together with your best friend, or when you talk to that special someone and accidentally lay all of your issues, worries, and emotional roller coaster stories on a silver platter. Read more…
It was an array of pretty pastels, contrasting intersected pieces, motifs that gave off a beach like vibe, brit inspired – of course. Topman’s Gordon Richardson envisioned a youthful group raving around the beach side, before their discovery of Ibiza.
Never does Lee’s face leave my mind when the talk or view of fine craftsmanship, Britain, or sheer talent comes into a conversation – may he rest in peace.
It was all about denim renaissance, innovation created from things that are considered of the mere norm, and the seasonal brilliance that is known as Christopher Shannon.