I was watching one of Freyia Norling's live streams on YouTube the other day, and she was answering questions that had come in from her followers. One of the questions was 'what's your favourite colour?' I said 'black' before the words left my favourite Arctic Witch's lips. Freyia went on to talk about how black… Continue reading Comfort In The Dark – Words On Why I Wear Black
For their fall collection ONISM, Vancouver based dark fashion brand Noctex teamed up with photographer Oveck Reys to create a gorgeously atmospheric look book.
The stunning FW15 Collection from Canadian based clothing label Nuit is now available. Here are some of my favourite pieces.
O, my heart. There you are. And once again, I have been brought close to tears by the new arrivals at the Sisters Of The Black Moon webstore.
Based in Los Angeles, Haus Of Sparrow offer handcrafted leather clothing and jewellery. Inspired by the dark and ethereal, designers Monica Wallway and Jim Hilmer are leaders in the slow fashion movement. They both have an eye for detail which goes above and beyond mass market trends. I am taken by the styling of their… Continue reading Haus Of Sparrow
Gelareh Designs is a unisex clothing line that currently has me on my knees. Every now and then, I say that I would sacrifice a limb for a garment...now is one of those times.
Babooshka Boutique is all about monochrome and layering. I've been all over the Etsy shop today. Gorgeous garments consciously made.
The leather work of Omtura is singing to me. Handmade in Israel, the leather bags in this shop have beautiful, carefully placed details and straight diagonal cuts.
The FW15 collection from Belgium based fashion house AF Vandevorst was inspired by the folklore and traditional dress of Peru. Though, unlike the Peruvians, who like to employ the use of a lot of colour, A F Vandevorst employed the use of a lot of black, which is what we like to see in these… Continue reading AF Vandevorst FW15
Based out of Salt Lake City in the US, Danielle DeLucia of Crow makes beautiful, highly original leather goods, using traditional leather working techniques. Each piece of leather that she works with has been hand cut, prepared and finished entirely by hand.