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Trust fashion maverick Hussein Chalayan to take the “summer holiday experience” as the creative starting point for a pre-collection that is as cool as it is wearable. Chalayan takes all the aspects of the summer holiday that we know love — and turns them on their head, in a sartorial manner of speaking.
The way a towel wraps around the body after a dip in the pool has been used to influence the nips and tucks seen on the blazers in the collection. Elsewhere, the saucy snaps we may or may not take on holiday have been blown up and pixilated to form the basis of the collection’s signature print. And that's just the tip of the (rapidly melting) iceberg. Truly, truly good.
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Oh na na, what's her Bond name?
News broke yesterday, September 29, that the "Umbrella" singer was slated to star in the forthcoming 007 film Bond 24. Though it's unconfirmed, many of our readers were pretty open to the idea. Rihanna's tough, she's stunning, and gives zero you-know-whats. She'd make a fine addition to read