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Louis Vuitton: L’Invitation au Voyage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-JgJGU5wXo The Louis Vuitton commercial “L’Invitation au Voyage” employs fantasy and images of beauty to sell the brand. It is not entirely clear what the ad is selling. My best guess is the purse, which only gets a few seconds … Continue reading

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Fat-shaming in disguise

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/08/fashion/plus-size-fashion-bloggers-are-role-models.html?smid=tw-nytimes I follow the NY Times on twitter and came across this article.  At first I was intrigued.  I do follow a lot of “plus-size” fashion blogs on tumblr, and I was glad to see that these fashion bloggers were … Continue reading

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Frappuccino Fashion Patrol — Skinny Jeans in Seattle

Two skinny girls running around in dresses and heels simultaneously advertising fashion and drinks that have 200 Calories per 9.5 fluid ounces. Mmm… Delicious misrepresentation. From what I can gather, they’re giving out gift cards for designer stores to people … Continue reading

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