Kiss it Better: Joanna Black’s Senninbari Dress Project

Words by Bella Spencer Art by Amelia Dearing Edited by Shaina Ford “Welcome to my wardrobe. I have been wearing and collecting these items since I was 15 and I’m only selling my collection now because my son is not a crossdresser and I don’t know where else it would go.” This is the welcoming…

Project FEM Fashion Show

On September 9th, Cargo nightclub in Shoreditch, which would usually be host to sweaty bodies drinking and dancing until the early hours, became host to some much more righteous activity; ProjectFEM’s feminist fashion show and exhibition. As we walked in, we were greeted with walls bathed in pink lighting (we were definitely in the right…

When Mark Met Elle

Whilst I was living in Sydney over the past year, I managed to organise some work experience/a short term internship with ELLE fashion magazine, and I learnt a few things I feel others may be able to benefit from. You may be reading this and wondering why a man would want to work at a…

Rahma the Label: Ethical Fashion, Made in Ethiopia

How often do you buy new clothes, and feel proud wearing them? I mean not just because you look great, but because you know what you are wearing was made with real care, and that the people who made them are equally cared for in their labour? Well, Rahma has begun her own ethical fashion…