Tag Archives: Trends

No frame

italian vogueI’ve seen a few fashion shows and shoots recently that feature women with no eyebrows. Shaved or died a faint hue, it’s quite a distinctive look but one I doubt will reach the mainstream.

My mother, like many Asian women has her eyebrows tattooed on. She had them done years ago. They actually faded and went blue (so entertaining) so she had to get them re-done. The silly git who was in control of the needle somehow strayed off the line and she ended up with two at the end of her brow.

Many of us pay quite a bit of attention to our eyebrows. Would you shave or die yours to meet a passing phase?

What happens once the secret is out?

secretI’ve been thinking about the secret dining/club/bar trend over the weekend, wondering what will be next. I realise there are naturally more trends within this space, I guess we all crave a new way to connect and be entertained.

A part of me hopes that the secret trend doesn’t stay a flash in the pan idea but sparks a broader movement. Nothing bonds people like a good secret. I love the intimacy, the conversation, the generosity and the emphasis on the unexpected.

Part of me thinks the next thing it will be… Continue reading