February, 2014

Trend Bazaar

Date Night

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It’s Valentine’s Day and that can only mean one thing: lots of loved-up, ’80s cheese. Whether they’re classy or trashy...

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Books

1985 in Review

The Fashion Year, Volume III Edited by Lorraine Johnson Zomba Books, 160 pages, 1985 Reading through the last of The...

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Welcome to the Little Room

Because Madonna Says I Can

It takes less than a metre of fabric to make a bustier. But then there’s lining and buttons and definitely...

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Look Book

Victor Skrebneski

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Oh, to live the luxe life of the ladies in American photographer Victor Skrebneski’s work! The leather, the lace, the...

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Why I Love....

’80s Halston for JC Penney

Poor Halston. The successful mid-century milliner-turned-disco-dress-king has been on my mind lately. His Studio 54-era dresses have been fetching top...

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Trend Bazaar

Gone Dotty

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Bold prints were an ’80s hallmark, and none were as flirty and fun than the classic polka dot. Whether they...

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Books

Inside the Mind of a Star Stylist

Maripol: Little Red Riding Hood Damiani, 252 pages, 2010 I am a sucker for books like this, with its (well-designed)...

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Thirty-Year Flashback

Seventeen Magazine, February 1984

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February equals romance in the teen magazine world, and perusing the pages of Seventeen magazine from February 1984 tells me...

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Tumblr Top Tens

Our Top Ten Tumblr Posts of January 2014

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184 images were posted to the periodicult.tumblr.com site last month. We gathered a list of the most liked and reblogged....

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Editor's Letter

Remembering the Waiting Game

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This week marks the start of the annual fall/winter ready-to-wear shows. First, it’s New York, then London, followed by Milan...

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