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Alpha Papa: Dress like a Partridge

Stone slacks, leather cardigan, pale denim – who wouldn’t want to dress like Alan Partridge? This may be dad brand clothing, but it announces you as the most confident man in the room. Driving gloves? That’s nothing. Try removing your … Continue reading

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The Wolf of Wall Street Trailer: Expensive Bad Taste

The Wolf of Wall Street trailer brings wide pinstripe suits and revolting ties. Continue reading

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Reservoir Dogs: Gangster Silhouette

Betsy Heimann chats exclusively about one of the most iconic costumes of the 1990s. Continue reading

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Crazy, Stupid, Love: Suits and 407s

Crazy, Stupid Love is every inch the ‘fashion film’, both in terms of narrative and costume designer Dayna Pink’s elegant menswear styling. Continue reading

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Brighton Rock and Mod: Trailer Hits

It’s grim by the coast. A trailer for 1960s set Brighton Rock has arrived online. Continue reading

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Review: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Tarantino, without the extraneous dialogue. Continue reading

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Awesome Lack of Taste: Style Lessons from Hot Tub Time Machine

Some essential style lessons learnt from Hot Tub Time Machine. Continue reading

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Grease: Olivia Newton-John is Squeaky Clean, Jellybean

Sandy looks lovely, arguably lovelier than The Pink Ladies, but she looks like the sweet young lady a mother-in-law would adore. Continue reading