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Master Class
Jock Couture: The History of Luxury Athleisure

Starting in the 1970s there was a slow encroachment of [athletic styles into high fashi...

By Laura Mc Laws Helms July 01, 2019 2 Comments
Master Class
Annotating Camp: Notes on Fashion

In 1964, a 31-year-old Susan Sontag published what became her seminal ‘Notes on “Camp”’...

By Martin Lerma May 22, 2019
Wardrobe
Designer Deals: The Best Gucci Under $500

Designer Deals is a weekly feature that surfaces the best designer listings from top-se...

By Heroine Team April 17, 2019
Mood
Looking Back on Our Favorite Spring/Summer 2019 Collections

At Heroine, we're constantly looking for new inspiration through a range of sources: th...

By Heroine Team April 05, 2019
Master Class
The Cost of Cultural Ignorance

Inflammatory and ignorant behavior, alongside cultural insensitivity, will capsize succ...

By Jessa Chargois March 27, 2019 1 Comment
Master Class
Unraveling the Archive: Gucci, Fall/Winter 1996

When Tom Ford took over the creative reins of Gucci in 1994, there was little hope for ...

By Pierre A. M'pele November 02, 2018
Master Class
Tom Ford: Sex, Branding and the Cult of Celebrity

Other than Gianni Versace and Azzedine AlaIïa, there have been few designers to emerge ...

By Martin Lerma October 08, 2018
Master Class
Looking Back on Fashion's Best Collaborations with Female Artists

They say life imitates art, but the position takes a much more literal approach when ar...

By Helena Yeung August 27, 2018 1 Comment
Interviews
Heroine Presents: The Ali Michael Archive Sale

Model and sometimes-actress Ali Michael is someone you've likely seen roaming the stree...

By Kate Marin July 09, 2018 1 Comment
Lifestyle
Gucci Teams up with Young Illustrator for Colorful Collection

Last January, Gucci unveiled a new space in Florence. Entitled Gucci Garden, the exhibi...

By Lauren Sharkey June 14, 2018
Wardrobe
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By Heroine Team March 30, 2018
Mood
Gucci’s Flawed Gender Revolution

In a short time, Gucci’s Alessandro Michele has become an industry iconoclast. Fashion ...

By Martin Lerma March 28, 2018 3 Comments
Mood
Real Gucci Knockoffs and the Rise of Normalized Dressing

When you think of modern Gucci—Alessandro Michele’s Gucci—it’s very likely that the ima...

By Helena Yeung February 27, 2018 1 Comment
Wardrobe
Shop the Look: 90s-Inspired Monograms

By Heroine Team January 25, 2018 1 Comment
Mood
Fashion Plagiarism

During the early 1980s, artist Lorraine O’Grady debuted her performance piece, “[Mlle B...

By Kate Marin October 11, 2017 1 Comment