Culture Shock

Music, art, events, memetics; fashion’s close cousins.





Prom 2013 Trends

Published on 05.09.13

With prom season just around the corner, it is important to follow the trends, yet make them your own. Check out some of the frocks that we think would make a great choice this season. Sometimes June can get a little balmy, or perhaps your legs are your best asset, so why not show them […]

#NP – DRAKE FEAT. LIL WAYNE + TYGA – THE MOTTO

Published on 02.07.12

COURTESY NOTE: LYRICS #NSFW SO BLAST IN THE WORKPLACE AT YOUR OWN PERIL. Anyone who knows me IRL or follows me on twitter knows that my affinity for Young Money is likely worthy of some type of medical diagnosis. I won’t even talk about how it is one of my many dreams in life to […]

SNAPSHOT: STRIPES ON THE STREET

Published on 11.16.11

Before street style photography took over the fashion industry, or it was even an organized subgenre, William Klein produced this image that captures the appeal of today’s street style phenomenon. Shot for Vogue in 1960, this photo is a true testament to how revolutionary Klein’s work was at the time. The unique angle makes us […]

WE LAID OUT BEYONCÉ’S VIDEO FOR “PARTY” AS A FASHION EDITORIAL

Published on 11.15.11

Yet another music video that is a perfectly styled photo shoot in motion. This time it comes from Beyoncé, which should not be surprising, given her reputation as a style icon. In her new video for “Party” I counted 13 different looks, neatly packaged into 3 minutes and 40 seconds of w o r k. […]

EARWORM: MADONNA – EXPRESS YOURSELF

Published on 10.26.11

Just in case you didn’t catch Daniel’s Gaultier Runway Rundown…

EARWORM: JESSIE J – NOBODY’S PERFECT

Published on 10.18.11

SNAPSHOT: STRANGE GAZE

Published on 10.13.11

Image: Fashion Gone Rogue

FLIPBOOK: FLORENCE + THE MACHINE “SHAKE IT OUT”

Published on 10.05.11

Florence + The Machine just released the fashion film- I MEAN music video- for their single “Shake It Out,” a track from their upcoming second album. The video makes everything good about their aesthetic available on YouTube to inspire all- well, at least I’m inspired. I suppose at times the blatant cult imagery is a […]