Techno-Pagan: Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Spring 2017

Imagine if the girls from The Craft had a collaboration with Cher Horowitz, it would result in the latest Preen Spring 2017 show. So far London Fashion Week is shaping up to be such right on my wavelength. I’ve been a fan of Preen for a while now. Their use of transient fabrics with a…

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Movie Crush : Beyond Clueless

I’ve been waiting so long to write a proper review of this documentary, “Beyond Clueless“. Last September I caught a screening when I lived in LA and enjoyed a lovely Q&A sesh with the director, Charlie Lyne. He explained how he spent months if not years watching hundreds of teen genre films from the 90s…

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Inspiration: Still Frames

Disturbing Behavior (1998)ย  Apart from music being the most important thing in my life, the vast area of 90s films run a close second. When I think about some of my favorites, I find that still frames from each film pop into my head. In a departure from the usual Sunday inspiration posts, I’ve gathered…

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Ukrainian Schoolgirls and Their Dreams of ‘Clueless’

Now it’s not that often that I find an inspiration piece from VICE. This however could be the exception. Photographer Kristina Podobed is based in the Ukraine and she took the concept of the “globalized cool” in America. Since they always loved films like “Clueless” from the 90s they used it as an escape from…

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Throwback Thursday : The Post-Grunge World

I was watching a documentary on Vh1 Classic about the classification of the Metal genres evolution. The episode was all about whether or not grunge has a place in the metal history tree. Click the link above and watch it. It’s a great find. Fashion started to change in the mid to late 90s. Some…

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Throwback Thursday: Top 10 90s Movie Soundtracks

Incidentally I have never written a post on my favorite movie soundtracks.Bah, crazy right?! All of these are also some of the best movies ever but even better, they have amazing music to go with them. Now these are not in ranking order because to ask me to do that would drive me to a…

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Throwback Thursday: 90s Movie Fashion Icons

I’ve been racking my brain to come up with this week’s throwback edition. Just like that it finally hit me! Do a post on the 90s movie fashion icons that I loved when I was growing up. So here is a good mix to get going. There might be a part 2 to this post…

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90s Style Crush: Alicia Silverstone

I have such a 90s fashion crush on Alicia Silverstone. Who could forget Cher Horowitz from Clueless? She literally set the bar for almost my entire late 90s wardrobe base. There are so many great 90s Alicia classics from “The Crush” to the amazing Aerosmith music videos for “Cryin” and “Amazing”. She embodied the popular…

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90s Girl Crush: Brittany Murphy

When I was a teenager there weren’t too many actresses that I connected to. One of my earliest memories is relating to Tai from “Clueless” played by Brittany Murphy. She started out the grungy tomboy but eventually morphed into a true 90s girl. In my own life this transformation didn’t exactly happen, but I did…

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Pop Rocks from Nasty Gal

It’s no secret that I love Nasty Gal. I look forward to their lookbooks every month. Now I know I’m a tad late since this was for Jan ’13 but it doesn’t make it any less awesome. ย These looks totally remind me of a Ziggy Stardust and “Clueless” mix. These holographic patterns and swirling bright…

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