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darkstar, barbican 23rd october

Posted in inspiration, music by benperdue on 24/10/2010

Didn’t think they would be so heavy live but the bass was causing some people near the speaker stacks some trouble! These New Puritans headlined, playing Hidden with the Britten Sinfonia and that was properly amazing too.

the next weird, 032c

Posted in blog, friends, magazine, work by benperdue on 21/10/2010

Check this out, preview of a piece I put together with my friend Cher for the next 032C. Well happy with this.

freja, dossier journal f/w 2010

Posted in denim, inspiration, magazine, womenswear by benperdue on 21/10/2010

If I was a girl etc. Actually apart from the diamond seams on the denim and that rouched shoulder detail on the knitted T-shirt I reckon I could pull this off. Maybe. I have the jacket sort of already, so…

billy joe in sunspel, alasdair mclellan

Posted in designer, film, inspiration, menswear by benperdue on 21/10/2010

Reminds me of the Katie Eary stand out the back of Somerset House on menswear day. Boxers are everywhere again, but there’s a definite chav-cum-boys club spin on things this time. I love Sunspel underwear too. Dead simple.


sang bleu party, stockholm october 29th

Posted in party, travel, work by benperdue on 13/10/2010

Sponsored by Kronenbourg, what more do you need to know? Drop by if you’re in town, or fancy treating yourself to a cheapo Ryanair ticket over. Will be a floor or sofa somewhere with your name on it.

cole mohr, after james long

Posted in catwalk, designer, inspiration, menswear, photography by benperdue on 03/10/2010

Photo by street style legend Mr Hartnett of Cole Mohr after walking in the James Long show at LFW. His hair was sprayed up to match the prints in the collection. I guess the fact it matches his DIY jewellery is a happy accident.