Fashion is memories woven into fabrics. Stories splashed across the different canvases conveying emotions of the wearer. Fashion is passion in the physical, displayed for our pleasure across the runways, the streets and the pages of magazines. Fashion is a skill transferred from the hands of experience onto that special place in my closet. Fashion is everything. It’s whimsical, magical, creative, fun, emotive, happiness, self love, growth, expression, sadness, reflection, a celebration, a business that keeps millions alive and Yes, sometimes, a political statement.
It started out with mannequins, but that all changed in the 1850’s when Charles Frederick Worth had his wife model his clothes and, voilà, models were born. Fast forward to a few decades later and modelling agencies were a thing and women could make money from it. They started making so much money that, Linda Evangelista once said that she doesn’t get out of bed for less than $10,000.