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Work. Pursuit or Passion?

Work. Pursuit or Passion?

There is the old saying, well at least as old as my Grandmother, which says something like if you find something you love then you will never work a day in your life. Interesting. Why do grandparents think like this? Should I be an artist […]

Faith. The Real Thing.

Faith. The Real Thing.

George Michael sang about it. The devoted preach about it. Sky-divers swear by it. What is faith and has it replaced patience as something to believe in? Perhaps I have the luxury of not worrying about it. My lucky runners, Golden Goose, bring me all the […]

GCDS: God Can’t Destroy Streetwear?

GCDS: God Can’t Destroy Streetwear?

God Can’t Destroy Streetwear? Probably not when it is on its way to the stars in outer space. GCDS, aka ‘God Can’t Destroy Streetwear’ is a Made-In-Italy streetwear brand founded in 2015 by the brothers Giuliano and Giordano Calza. Giuliano Calza is the Creative Director and […]

Aesthetics. Streetwear is Life.

Aesthetics. Streetwear is Life.

My life is a hustle between school and friends. Fashion is fast and drops hit the sidewalk running. Who can keep up? Do you chase it down or let it pass by. Regret or relief? Timing is everything. Timing is the difference between being alone […]

LookBook: Four Scenes in Self Portrait S/S19

LookBook: Four Scenes in Self Portrait S/S19

The pursuit of beauty in our everyday lives is a passion for everyone at Colton’s Couture. From our in-house stylists to our knowledgeable buyers to our management, we all believe in seeking out the top pieces by the best design houses in the world, and making […]

Stories. An Unlocked Door.

Stories. An Unlocked Door.

Today I took a walk in the park. Breathed the air and stepped softly through broken branches. My phone was in my Burberry tote. Volume off but I knew it would be just a matter of time before I took it out to take pictures […]

Captured. A Portrait Realized.

Captured. A Portrait Realized.

Which one do you want to wear? I don’t know. Both. No. The discussion is over. It always ends like this, with her leaving the room talking on her phone. I believe my portrait should be personal, more than just fashion. Ideally, capturing more than […]

HELMUT LANG: In Lang We Trust

HELMUT LANG: In Lang We Trust

Launched in 1986, Austrian designer Helmut Lang‘s namesake label came to define the stripped-down, post-grunge luxury of the 90s. Advancing a minimalist aesthetic influenced by contemporary art, his signature denim, deconstructed tailoring, and high-tech fabrics became the uniform of the decade’s creative class. Independent of […]

RICK OWENS: DRKSHDW Collection

RICK OWENS: DRKSHDW Collection

Richard Saturnino Owens, better known as Rick Owens, has turned his darkly glamorous, post-apocalyptic take on gothic grunge into a globally-renowned fashion business, built largely around his signature leather jackets. In addition to his main line, Owens has a furniture line and a number of diffusion lines: Drkshdw, […]

Resolutions. A New Year.

Resolutions. A New Year.

It is the first week of January and the world has reset itself. A new year, a new you. My ‘you’ is barely old enough to need resetting! LOL. I am looking for direction. Seeking my path. Whether it leads to enlightenment or a new […]