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Boys in Pink

Have you heard about the latest parenting kerfuffle that has everyone talking? Jenna Lyons, President of J.Crew, was last month photographed painting her 5 year-old child’s toenails fluro pink for a promotion by the retailer. All sounds pretty harmless, right? Well it would be if her child wasn’t a boy.

Life is For Sharing

Here’s the latest viral video that everyone is talking about. Inspired by Jill and Kevin’s (in)famous wedding entrance dance, this Royal Wedding spoof is tipped to do to T Mobile what roller babies did for Evian. Try as I might, it was hard to resist a couple of smirks – but that’s probably just the …

Are Doritros Being Offensive?

Doritos have just given a sneak peak at two commercials they’ll be running during next month’s Super Bowl. Both ads have a gay-theme and are bound to stir up debate regarding whether they are humorous or homophobic. What do you think? Are we all getting a bit too precious? Or are commercials like this offensive …

Spying on Kate Moss for Balmain

Video: YouTube When Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin shot Balmain’s Fall/Winter campaign, they set up four hidden cameras to capture Kate’ Moss’ expert posing. The footage was then edited by Jo Ratcliffe who drew inspiration from Disney, Arthur Rackham, Willo and the Wisp, and Tim Burton and added a haunting soundtrack courtesy of Antony …

Chloé Ad Features YSL Belt

Image: Fashion Magazine Doh! The campaign for Chloé’s newest fragrance, Love, has everyone talking – but for all the wrong reasons. Shot by Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, it features supermodel Raquel Zimmermann decked out in head to toe Chloé…oh, except for a belt by Yves Saint Laurent. And to make matters worse these …

The Shake of Ophelia – Elke Kramer’s New Summer Jewelry Collection

Images: pedestrian.tv In the spirit of full disclosure, I have to admit that Elke Kramer is one of my favourite jewelry designers. So I might be a little biased when I say…jeepers creepers…her S/S 10-11 look book gives me head spins! The collection is called The Shake of Ophelia and is inspired by a 19th …

Erin Wasson and Nan Goldin for Scanlan & Theodore

Images: Pedestrian TV Have you heard the whispers? Australian label, Scanlan & Theodore, have commissioned legendary photographer, Nan Goldin, to shoot Erin Wasson for their Spring/Summer look book. Designer Gary Theodore explains the rationale for this creative direction, “I think fashion can be considered as vacuous. Real situations are what we strive for so our …