Posts in the T’S PHILOSOPHY Category


My Heart is Heavy and My Soul is Sad

Dreams of What Once Was Will Lead to a Brighter Day – Peace for Paris. A city where I spent some of my youth, France, is where I found myself. Those sweet memories of my time on the Rue du Printemps will always live in infamy. Nothing can change the horrors of what has come to be, but the art of beauty will always represent the truest part of Paris. Today my heart is heavy and my soul is sad… but, sometimes, it’s the thoughts of yesterday that can get us to a better tomorrow. 

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Plays Her Part in the "Queen of Hearts"

Saorise Ronan takes on a dramatic new part in the ‘Queen of Hearts’ by Tim Walker for W Magazine, November 2015. The stars lined up in perfect synchronicity for the arrival of this captivating creature, anointed Saorise (pronounced Sear-sha) Una Ronan. A distinct name that doesn’t only carry a unique sound but also brings with it a poignant meaning. Saoirse translates to freedom, while Una matches it with Unity. 


Capture Purple's Prose of Visual Poetry

Guinevere van Seenus breaks hold of the open sea by Theo Wenner for Purple Fashion, F/W 2015. The prose of visual poetry found in the commanding click of the camera. Art speaks its own language in this exquisite story set to sail. A tribute to the tyranny of ticking time. The body breaks open broadly as the heart follows suit. Stylist, Robbie Spencer, melds modern fashions as black manifests itself in the foretelling of truth. 


Deep and Dark Influence of Tim Burton

Happy Birthday Tim Burton… An in-depth look at the Director and some of his dynamic characters in ‘Borrowed from the Subculture’ for Dazed Magazine. Jessica Cooper celebrates the history of style, while embracing fashion lessons we can learn from his iconic imagery. “From Edward Scissorhands’ leatherwear to Beetlejuice’s signature striped suit, we reflect on the style and wisdom bestowed by the legendary director.” Read Coopers’ titillating look at the history of Burton’s Hot-Couture. 

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David Beckham in ‘Game Changer’ by Collier Schorr for Another Man

David Beckham shows us the brooding beauty of the male species in ‘Game Changer’ shot by Collier Schorr for Another Man. The sculpted artistry of this mega-man is undeniable, but, the rhythm of his heart-beat is truly soulful. Creative Director, Alister Mackie, captures the tattered remnants of history marked in tantalizing tattoos across his body. Style speaks in a collection of skin-bearing fashions by Belstaff, Bottega Veneta, Dunhill, Louis Vuitton &  PradaRaf Simons x Sterling Ruby


Ana Buljevic in 'Prada Revealed' by Thomas Whiteside for Wonderland

Ana Buljevic is dizzy with decadence in ‘Prada Revealed’ shot by Thomas Whiteside for Wonderland Magazine, September 2014. The art of avant-garde elegance erupts with Prada inspired styles set to storm the theater of fashion. Anthony Unwin, marks the sparks of modernity with a stellar collection of 70’s inspired neo-styles. Brandeshing bold, (Makuep Artist) Junko Kioka embraces the shift of beauty as the music of tomorrow plays on. 

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Alexander McQueen Remains the Undeniable King of Haute-Couture…

The art of an angel… Alexander McQueen touched the heart of many an avant-garde aficionado with works that got under your skin like an insidious rapture. Brooding & beautiful, the aching calls for his creativity will be heard for years to come. To be touched by his genius is but a given, however, to be moved to create in his honor, is a true gift. I offer this piece in remembrance of his valiant vision, and his powerful voice. 

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Isamaya Ffrench gives an evocative take on conceptual vision in ‘Beauty Story’

Isamaya Ffrench gives an evocative take on conceptual vision in “Beauty Story” by Nicolas Coulomb for Novembre Magazine Issue 9, Spring/Summer 2014. A picture tells a thousand words in this poetic piece of modern art. Stylist, Georgia Pendlebury, knows how to explore by doing a double take of trouble and temptation. Wearing an eclectic array of electric designs, fashion erupts, as the under-tone of the exotic explodes. 


Julia Hetta Shows 'Different Days' in The Shoot Gallery

Julia Hetta rides high on a raven’s wing in ‘Different Days,’ covered by Dazed and Confused for her show at The Shoot Gallery, May 13 – June 21. Exquisite beauty brought in a daze of un-answered dreams, as the romance pours through the page we find ourselves staring at the truth. The power of poetry laid out in pictures, Hetta reminds us that sheer simplicity can be the most enticing thing we can offer. 

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The Art of Beauty Lives with Dreamy Images by Sparrek for Schön! Magazine

A dream inside a dream… Sparrek, a.k.a Kylli Sparre, captures our hearts with a stunning compilation of surreal style photography for Schön! Magazine. Vibrant beauty that can only be accessed by authentic dance, through movement, Sparrek shows herself to be highly influenced by the art of ballet. Airy and alive, the division of disparity comes alive in the daring drive of momentum and grace. 


The Art of Beauty Begins on the Beachfront of the Mind

Beauty begins on the beachfront of the mind. Daria Pleggenkuhle is an artful extension of poetic reflection in Phillip Dixon’s sublime series shot for the 2013 June/July issue of Numéro China. High fashion seeking higher ground, today’s greatest photographers are able to transport us to a place of transcendent tranquility. A place where thoughts are free to wonder without the brutal scrutiny of reality, and where creativity flows like water with ideas formed in the blink of an eye. 

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A Collusion of Retro-Modern Fusion in 'Saint Laurent'

In a grand nostalgic nod, angels & icons merge as Malgosia Bela channels the spirit of 70’s YSL, in ‘Saint Laurent’ for the cover of Muse Magazine #33. David Bellemere celebrates the debut of Hedi Slimane’s (much anticipated) take over of Yves Saint Laurent, this captivating editorial, pays homage to the roots of this historic fashion house. Instantly recognizable, this silhouette is as relevant today as ever.