We’re quickly finding out that one of the biggest perks of running this site is discovering the smart, funny, and insightful things other people are writing about fashion. And we’re using the word in its broadest sense here, because how we fashion ourselves encompasses more than just clothes.
This week, we Fashion Researchers are enjoying something old and something new.
Always a good time is Frock Flicks’ take on the ways that history gets translated (mistranslated, retranslated) in film. I haven’t listened to the Poldark podcast yet. I’m waiting until I can find a rocky cliff to stand at the edge of while I stare broodingly at the horizon and ponder the accuracy of Demelza’s hairdo.
Conscious Collegiette is a newer pleasure. So far, it’s a witty, engaging, and critical exploration of how to cultivate a personal style while being a conscious consumer. And a recent post on online consignment shopping includes a serious discussion of the relative merits of glitter washed jeans. So obviously We Are In.