I live and breathe a quirky, fetish, alternative, fashion, style aesthetic. Before moving to LA about a year ago, I was based in London for fourteen years, being part of the alternative culture of that unique city that I love so much. During these years, I had the pleasure to meet a bunch of amazing artists [...]
Marnie Scarlet is a good friend of mine, designer for Libidex UK, and a Burlesque performer who is everything but ordinary. She designs her own ‘larger than life’ outfits for a mix of colorful, surreal and sexy characters. I couldn’t resist using some of these for a personal project I did at the beginning of this year.
French born, London-based Natacha Marro is a renowned maker of shoes and boots. Her designs have character and are also comfortable, despite the appearance. Her client list includes Björk, Lady Gaga, David Bowie, Star Wars, Gwen Stefani, and Goldfrapp.
A few years ago, in London, I had the pleasure to model for Mother of London’s owner and designer, Mildred Von, when she produced her first label, Yungfuktoi. Since then, she has grown immensely, and now, based in downtown Los Angeles, she specializes in high-quality conceptual design and bespoke pieces with a unique aesthetic. Mother of London has [...]
Stylenoir is one of my favorite online magazine sources of inspiration and visual reference. Published since 2008, it regularly features latex, alternative style, and the darker aesthetics of fashion, bringing fetish and alternative style to the high fashion industry.