Month: April 2019

Is the ugly shoe trend making us dress better?

Have we reached peak ugly shoes yet? If so, it's been quite a journey: from Christopher Kane's bedazzled Crocs, to ...

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What we can learn from the fashion on the election campaign trail

What We're Thinking is a weekly take on the fashion questions and issues on our minds – from what we ...

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Street Seen: I try to be alternative but playful

VIENNA CUMMINS, 23 I AM IN the Bourke Street Mall. I AM a manager at Ginger & Smart in David ...

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Has Melbourne seen the light and fallen out of love with black?

Ah yes: we’ve heard all the cliches about Melbourne, all of them true. We are persnickety about coffee. We avoid ...

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Glenn Close proves 'Easter egg' dressing is about to be a thing

Fashion loves a stationery metaphor. There's "Crayola dressing", a term used for the block colours favoured by the likes of ...

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Let he who is without Yeezys cast the first stone

Carl Lentz, the pastor who baptised Justin Bieber in a professional basketball player's bathtub, appeared wearing a pair of Nike ...

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Podiatrists are treating more people with 'expensive sneaker disease'

What We're Thinking is a weekly take on the fashion issues and questions on our minds – from what we ...

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This online retailer is introducing a sustainability search function

In the past, shopping sustainably for clothing likely meant a trip to an "eco-friendly" store somewhere in the "granola belt" ...

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Drunk shopping is big business

There's a legendary story among my friends about one of us – we won't name – who, after a night ...

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The pressure is on Meghan to nail 'baby reveal chic'

As the world eagerly awaits the arrival of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry's baby, bets are being laid ...

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