Throwback Thursday: Welcome to the Dollhouse

Welcome to the Dollhouse is a dark comedy about a girl in 7th grade going through the awkward stages of growing up. I watched it when it came out in the 90s and at first I wasn’t crazy about it. Probably because it’s much too similar to my own junior high experience. Let’s be real,…

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Fashion Grunge Friday Mixtape #11: SummerDreams

This week our production assistant Jacob curated the mixtape: “All good things come to an end. We are Approaching Fall and summer is over. the year starts off with alot of joy and end with self reflection. Summer, fall, then winter. Then a new beginning. This playlist reflects a transition through the seasons and emotions.”…

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Adumbral by Monet Lucki, a fashiongrunge.com exclusive editorial

Valerie: Dress, Won Hundred. Bracelet, Bjørg. Neck Piece, Bjørg. Chain Earcuffs, Maria Black. Earring, Maria Black. Earcuff,Chris Habana. Since the beginning of the blog I had always imagined it would turn into an online magazine and hopefully one day a printed version. We are so excited for the first photo editorial shot exclusively for us by New York based photographer Monet Lucki. Valerie: Dress, Won Hundred. Neck…

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Fashion Grunge Friday Mixtape #10: We Are All Stars

Numba 10! For this mixtape I tried to take you on a journey. Through the ups and downs of nighttime. So listen to this mix with all the lights off or cruising around your town at night and remember that we are all stars. [gigya src=”http://www.mixcloud.com/media/swf/player/mixcloudLoader.swf” flashvars=”feed=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mixcloud.com%2Ffashiongrunge%2Ffashion-grunge-friday-mixtape-10-we-are-all-stars%2F&embed_uuid=ea497379-74ae-4c3f-a574-509a39f36499&stylecolor=f6a851&embed_type=widget_standard” wmode=”opaque” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”480″ height=”450″ ] Local H–…

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Throwback Thursday: X-Girl Clothing by Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth

In the 90s it was all about grunge in mainstream fashion. Let’s face it grunge was mostly identified by the men. Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth and Daisy Von Furth decided to spawn X-Girl. They decided to make a clothing line in true fashion riot grrl fashion. X-Girl clothing flattered all body types and was…

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Fashion Grunge Friday Mixtape #9: The Untold Stories

[gigya src=”http://www.mixcloud.com/media/swf/player/mixcloudLoader.swf” flashvars=”feed=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mixcloud.com%2Ffashiongrunge%2Ffashion-grunge-friday-mixtape-9-the-untold-stories%2F&embed_uuid=ea497379-74ae-4c3f-a574-509a39f36499&stylecolor=f6a851&embed_type=widget_standard” wmode=”opaque” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”480″ height=”450″ ] *photo; an old film shot that I developed recently. From the #11 “Morning Theory” editorial -For this weeks mixtape edition Cody took the reigns and put this piece together. Here are his words on “The Untold Stories”  With all the compression that life seems to spit…

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Throwback Thursday: Hard Candy Nail Polish

I think I remember the Seventeen Magazine issue that first mentioned the new cosmetic brand, Hard Candy. Sky, a pastel blue in 95 was the first to start the nail polish craze. I was obsessed with Hard Candy to say the least. Each polish came in a range of truly awesome shades and even more…

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Stranded Possibilities: a new editorial video for fashiongrunge.com

I’m going to be short and sweet… #17- Stranded possibilities from Fashiongrunge on Vimeo. Videographer: Cody McCook Photographer: Lauren M Brown Styling: Cody McCook & Becca Ciacchi Models: Diana Martinez + Daria Kobayashi-Ritch Production Assistant: Jacob Valentin Fashion Assistant: Sean Karimian Music: Crystal Castles-Tell Me What to Swallow, City and Colour- Sensible Heart Here is…

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Fashion Grunge Friday Mixtape #8: Lost in Nowhere-land

[gigya src=”http://www.mixcloud.com/media/swf/player/mixcloudLoader.swf” flashvars=”feed=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mixcloud.com%2Ffashiongrunge%2Ffashion-grunge-friday-mixtape-8-lost-in-nowhere-land%2F&embed_uuid=ea497379-74ae-4c3f-a574-509a39f36499&stylecolor=f6a851&embed_type=widget_standard” wmode=”opaque” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”480″ height=”480″ ]     Tracklisting:  Cut Copy– Going Nowhere Pulp– Disco 2000 Sneaker Pimps– Post-Modern Sleaze Further Seems Forever– So Cold Nightmare of You– The Days Go By Oh So Slow Bouncing Souls– Ole! Bear vs. Shark– 5,6 Kids Lifetime– Turnpike Gates Cheeky– Get Outta Here Radiohead– House…

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Fashion Grunge Friday Mixtape #7- Bite the Bullet

[gigya src=”http://www.mixcloud.com/media/swf/player/mixcloudLoader.swf” flashvars=”feed=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mixcloud.com%2Ffashiongrunge%2Ffashion-grunge-friday-mixtape-7-bite-the-bullet%2F&embed_uuid=ea497379-74ae-4c3f-a574-509a39f36499&stylecolor=f6a851&embed_type=widget_standard” wmode=”opaque” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”480″ height=”480″ ] Sometimes you just have to bite the bullet…and this is the music you will be listening to. Tracklisting:  Foo Fighters– Best of You Eels– Novocaine for the Soul Snowden– Black Eyes Suicide Machines– I Never Promised You a Rose Garden Bad Brains– Banned in D.C. Arctic…

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