A Counterculture Inspires Contemporary Fashion

Punk style is “in” this season and the punks can’t stand it. Punk fashion and its origins can be traced back to the 1970s, where evolving rock music, anarchist principles, and a do-it-yourself approach collided and produced an intensely defiant counterculture. Today, artists and designers are constantly inspired by visual pieces of original punk culture. […]

More Chaos, More Couture at The Met

A few stars and starlets were brave enough to go punk for the The Met’s gala in celebration of “Punk: Chaos to Couture.”  There may have been more couture than chaos on the red carpet, but Sarah Jessica-Parker and Madonna stole the show with their rebellious attire.  Faux hawks, leather, safety pins, spikes and studs were […]

The Moda Operandi Punk Collection

Punk isn’t dead! Moda Operandi will be launching a capsule collection in celebration of the Punk: Chaos to Couture exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. We’re getting a peak at the campaign with model Anja Rubik! The online boutique, co-founded by Vogue contributing editor Lauren Santo Domingo, has 13 designers on board to create […]

Must see! PUNK: Chaos to Couture Exhibit

Oi oi oi! London to New York calling! The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art has given us a sneak peek of their spring 2013 exhibition PUNK: Chaos to Couture. The exhibit will feature approximately 100 designs for men and women. We can get an up-close look of original punk garments from the […]