Why Mr.Porter’s 2013 Trend List is less than trendy

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  1. You have plenty of style – just dress in what feels right and suits you and you’ll be ahead of those who wait and try to fit themselves and circumstances into the cookie cutter suggestions of the list makers.

    I think trend lists are mostly disguised marketing that try to encourage consumption. I like Bill Cunningham’s approach much better. He is taken by what some people put together or even make themselves. These outfits are appropriate for the owner and the time and place. Cunningham’s sport, and it is a sport for him, is to race around the city on his bike watching for common themes. He pretty much invented the concept of street fashion reporting.

    The short documentary on Cunningham that came out a few years ago is highly recommended. The director is Richard Press…

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