A tragic day for the fashion world with the passing away of British designer Alexander McQueen, after her was found dead in his home on Thursday. His death comes only days after posting anguished online remarks about the death of his mother.
The L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival held its official program launch at Federation Square yesterday, much to the delight of fashion followers around the state. Under the hot summer sun, models took to the black carpet catwalk, showing off next season’s hottest fashion trends.
Those big, black, stripy, things are back this year. And no, I don’t mean giraffes; I’m talking about the shoe accessories known largely as Gladiator Sandals. Gladiator sandals are those sandals that look more like an accessory a prostitute might wear, rather than a summer time relaxing style of footwear.
Trends are always a controversial and trivial topic to write about, especially when it comes to fashion. In 2010, there will be many news threads making its way into our clothing stores, some will be loved, some barely acknowledged, and others hated.