Normcore Was Always a Fake Trend: Alexa Chung Reports on This Hell on Earth

The thing that always most bothered me about normcore, because I’m sure you’re simply dying to know, was not its almost fascistic embrace of Jerry Seinfeld’s ‘92 aesthetic; it was the fact that it was a fashion trend based off a term coined by two performance artists modeling as a trend forecasting agency. The fact…

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Watch Alexa Chung Investigate Fashion for Her Vogue UK Docu-Series

As Fashion Week looms, we are reminded that the fashion industry is continually obsessed with and excited by its own inner workings. Thus, naturally, insider/muse/high profile friend, etc. Alexa Chung is premiering a new documentary series, “Secrets of the Fashion Industry,” on British Vogue’s YouTube channel.

Alexa Chung Doesn't Want to be Your Thinspo: 'Just Because I Exist in This Shape Doesn't Mean I'm Advocating It'

It sure sounds like Alexa Chung had some things to get off her chest about fashion, body image, and self-esteem. The British former model and television presenter had to temporarily shut down her Instagram in April after her followers started commenting obsessively about her body in ways almost anyone would find…

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