ben perdue's blog

christophe lemaire interview, thepop

Posted in blog, collection, designer, magazine, menswear, work by benperdue on 14/12/2010

Quick interview with new Hermès designer Christophe Lemaire on the POP blog today. Read the rest of it here.

flowers/smoke, more things from around

Posted in art, blog, inspiration, magazine, photography by benperdue on 10/12/2010

Floral styling by Matthew Josephs; Luna T-shirt by Mother of Pearl, and Flora Vanitas by Simon Costin from the SHOWstudio shop; Edita Vilkeviciute shot by Alastair McKimm for Muse on Fashion Gone Rogue and some good old fashioned smoke flares deployed yesterday in London.

2010 year of the transsexual, new york times

Posted in inspiration, magazine, model, newspaper by benperdue on 10/12/2010

‘Not since the glam era of the 1970s has gender-bending so saturated the news media. The difference now is that mystery has been replaced with empowerment, even pride.’ Article about the influence of Candy, transsexual model Lea T (above), and gender non-conformity from the New York Times. Read the rest of the article here.

daria werbowy, vogue paris 2011 calendar

Posted in inspiration, magazine, model, womenswear by benperdue on 02/12/2010

Haven’t missed a Vogue Paris calendar for years, not about to let this one slip the net. Placing orders with anyone doing their xmas booze cruising. See all the Daria images here.

thom browne interview, wonderland november/december 2010

Posted in designer, magazine, menswear, work by benperdue on 24/11/2010

Interview for the latest Wonderland that I did over the phone with Thom Browne in Paris. He was super nice and professional. Probably more than could be said for me.

the next weird, 032c autumn/winter 2010/11

Posted in friends, magazine, work by benperdue on 23/11/2010

Fashion futurism piece I wrote together with my friend Cher Potter in the new 032c. Looking forward to pulling some ideas together for spring/summer. Such a nice magazine to work for.

andrej pejic, candy #2

Posted in inspiration, magazine, menswear, model, styling by benperdue on 22/11/2010

Flesh tone surgical supports-cum-shapewear can be hard to pull off. No pun intended. More Andrej bromance in the new issue of Candy.

more andrej pejic, id november 2010

Posted in denim, inspiration, magazine, menswear, model by benperdue on 14/11/2010

I’m just jealous.

clément chabernaud, arena homme+

Posted in inspiration, magazine, menswear, model, styling by benperdue on 13/11/2010

Check the Philip-Lorca diCorcia references.

unclassified, b magazine 3

Posted in designer, friends, magazine, work by benperdue on 13/11/2010

New interview with Bless in the latest b Store magazine.