Animal icons in fashion and the case of Kenzo’s tiger

Some of the most recognizable brands in the world are headlined by an animal of some kind. I’m not talking about just fashion, but other industries as well. There’s Lamborghini’s raging bull, Mozilla’s cutesy red panda, and who could forget Metro Goldwyn Mayer’s mad lion? Companies all over the world have used animals as brand symbols in order to build … Continue Reading

The new ironic animal print

Hear the phrase “animal print” and you’ll immediately think of a spotted feline hide of some sort, perhaps a cheetah or a leopard. The earliest recollection I have of the look, and of myself having a strong distaste for it, dates back to when I would watch The Nanny as a child, when my own … Continue Reading