I first met Jean-Charles de Castelbajac in 1977. It was during my first trip to Paris when I was fourteen. My mum had taken me & we stayed at Chrissie Hynde’s flat. Continue reading
I thought that it was time to do a blog about a long-standing shoe design, The Hammerhead. Continue reading
The above title is from Johannes’s (head of production for the label here in Battersea) reaction to the below mail from shop manager Lise about the new sight across the road from the Worlds End shop. Continue reading
On February the 3rd I posted a piece called ‘Punk Farming‘. Shortly afterwards, I was contacted by a Facebook friend & advised to get in touch with a new gardening magazine called ‘Rakes Progress’. He sent me a link & I did (Thank you David).
I spoke to Editor Tom Loxley & over the next couple of weeks we organised interviews with myself, Alwyn Craven & Jordan about Alwyn’s farm project in Yorkshire & about my view on Punk & why I called the piece Punk Farming. Continue reading
Like a knight getting ready for battle, Helena Barquilla, Spanish supermodel, is helped into a pair of Vivienne Westwood, black leather armour boots for the
AW92/93 ‘Dressing Up’ fashion show…& looks pretty sexy.
Being privy to the shows backstage I had a great opportunity to follow my fetishtic nature & snap away with my camera at the lovely views to be found there.
The show was taking place at the Azzedine Alaia showroom in Paris, one of two successive collections shown at this venue. Continue reading