Foundation: the Fashion Grunge Zine

the first print zine from Fashion Grunge, foundation — For many years I’m sure you’ve imagined that one day Fashion Grunge would become a print publication. I’ve gone through different versions of what it could be and ultimately settled on doing a series of photography zines. Since I’ve been doing everything myself it seemed the…

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Bookshelf: 10 Years of Monster Children

Just this week Australian based magazine Monster Children, released their ten year anniversary book. Monster Children is a perfect mix of surf and skate culture, fashion, photography, illustrations, and culture. The hardback edition is a testament of it’s influence throughout the publishing world in the last ten years. This definitely ranks as a “must have”…

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Throwback Thursday: SPIN Magazine Covers

Growing up SPIN Magazine was just as, if not more important than Rolling Stone in my world. I remember vividly going to the store and getting the latest in alternative news. Last December they announced the end of their print run after 27 years to focus more on their digital properties. It makes me sad…

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Bookshelf: “No Alternative” by William Dickerson

Summer is the perfect time to set aside to get into a new book. In lieu of creating a “fashion grunge” summer book club, I think there just may be more book reviews in the future on the site. Just turning 30 this year has really made me think about the last 15 years of…

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Bookshelf: Fashion Blogs

“Fashion Blogs” was one of the first books to really explore the booming industry of fashion blogging. I first heard about this book in 2011 and it was one of the hardest to track down. It sold out faster than anyone could have ever imagined, so I after months of eBay stalking I emerged victorious….

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From the Vault: Preen Magazine

When I was first getting introduced into the world of the magazine culture, I read everything I could get my hands on. I remember spending countless hours on the floor of Barnes & Noble with a stack of magazines soaking up this new world that I longed to be a part of someday. Since we’re…

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Magazine Crush: Romka Magazine

Another great aspect of being an editor is the amount of research that I get to do for each entry. I can sometimes spend a staggering amount of time browsing magazines. A while back I found independent photography magazine, Romka. This publication was founded 4 years ago in Germany by Joscha Bruckert while he was…

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Menswear Monday: “This is England” by Bella Howard for Spray Magazine

I love finding editorials that have been published years ago. This editorial inspired by ‘This is England” was shot by Bella Howard in 2010 for French publication, Spray Magazine. Those infamous studded Prada shoes especially fit in with these looks that mix both current fashion with 80s skins look. Starring Alex Bennett, Callum Turner and Sid Ellisdon this makes me…

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Come As You Are // Julia Nobis By Derek Henderson for Pilot Magazine

I don’t think there could be a more perfect editorial. Taken from New Zealand’s Pilot Magazine from the Summer 2010 issue and modeled by Julia Nobis. From the frayed shirts and the plaid pants this is what grunge has evolved to in the 2000’s and it inspires me everyday. photos via mode.newslicious.net Ph: Derek Henderson Model:…

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Magazine Review: SRC 783

It’s no secret that I have an obsession with magazines. For as long as I can remember it’s been a dream to have my own. Hopefully something you may be seeing in the not too distant future. When people come to my apt I love to share my collection and usually my friends end up…

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