fbpx

House of Cardin: the tale of an unsung design hero

Posted on Categories queertiquesLabels , , , Leave a comment on House of Cardin: the tale of an unsung design hero

  Pierre Cardin is an unsung hero.  This pioneering design genius has too often been ignored or dismissed by a coterie of  traditional fashion elitists who disliked Cardin for having the temerity of being the very first Haute Couturier to create a ready-to wear line  back in 1959.  It resulted with Cardin being expelled from … Continue reading



London Queer Fashion Show : It’s a kind of magic

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , Leave a comment on London Queer Fashion Show : It’s a kind of magic

  OK, we have all been to magical nights. So, let’s get specific when saying that tonight the London Queer Fashion Show was magical. In this particular case the event, held at the Victoria and Albert Museum of Childhood in East London, was not Maleficent magical (although it was very Jolie). It was not Midsummer … Continue reading



Could it be time to revive wide shoulders a la Claude Montana?

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , Leave a comment on Could it be time to revive wide shoulders a la Claude Montana?

  Queer French fashion designer CLAUDE MONTANA was, according to the British milliner Stephen Jones.  The House of Montana was founded in 1979, and  in the 18 years of its existence, Montana made an indelible mark on fashion which has been forgotten about for years, but now may possibly be on the edge of a … Continue reading



5 LGBT First Date Fashion Tips

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , Leave a comment on 5 LGBT First Date Fashion Tips

  So, you landed a date soon, huh? If that’s so, then you might want to think about what you are going to wear. Some might say that appearances don’t matter very much, but let’s speak truthfully – appearances do matter in the LGBTQ community. This is why, more often than not, many members of … Continue reading



Gender-Bending Fashions at Bostons Museum of Fine Arts

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , , Leave a comment on Gender-Bending Fashions at Bostons Museum of Fine Arts

A new exhibition currently on at the Museum for Fine Arts in Boston beautifully shows that when it comes to fashion, gender-bending is not new at all and  has actually been around for the over a century.  The Exhibit os presenting the work of groundbreaking contemporary designers—including Rad Hourani, Jean Paul Gaultier, Alessandro Michele for … Continue reading



Follow queerguru

Search This Blog


View queermatter By:

Categories

Topics

Newsletter