Author Archives: hopeandglitter
In March 2013, to coincide with the opening of David Bowie Is at the V&A museum, I was commissioned by The Independent to write about my life-long relationship with the MainMan. Here is my tribute to the man who changed my world forever…
I was THRILLED to be asked to write for The Observer’s new column, A brush with greatness. Over the years I have rubbed shoulder pads with the great and the good (and the not-so-good), but I chose to kiss and tell about lovely Leigh Bowery. I HOPE he would approve… Here are a few more pictures […]
Back in September when I read Cathy Horyn’s review of Kanye West’s Yeezy show at New York Fashion Week I thought I was looking at another collection, livin’ on a different planet. Maybe we’re just from a different world. Here is my commentary as it appears on The Huffington Post UK. Fashion is notoriously subjective. You pays […]
Well, look who’s in the (VOGUE) News?!! Image shows rough version/colour test for cover of German edition – VOGUE Colouring Book.
‘Each ready-to-wear season, I usually fill one sketchbook per city – Paris, Milan, New York – plus one for each season’s couture, resort and cruise. So that makes twelve sketchbooks a year, and they can all get pretty full. My system at the shows is to draw, sketch, put down everything – every single outfit […]
THRILLED to announce my latest project: VOGUE Colouring Book will be published November 5th 2015. A perfect gift for Christmas…
With the news that the revered French fashion house Paul Poiret has been bought by Korea-based company Shinsegae International, here is an article I penned that originally appeared in The Independent newspaper on Monday 7th May 2007. PAUL POIRET In New York tonight the fashion industries movers and shakers will be heading to the Metropolitan Museum’s Costume […]