Monthly Archives: January 2011

A rather gothic outlook

Lately I’ve been playing around with some gothic’ish clothing/costume ideas, just for fun really. I haven’t done a lot so far, but here’s a few of the things I’ve been working on. As I say, these are really just for … Continue reading

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So what do YOU think?

Ok, so I’ve been updating my ‘manifesto’, adding some more thoughts. Now some of them are probably a bit more tongue in cheek than I intended, but oh well perhaps there’s something strangely revealing in that. Anyway, it occurred to … Continue reading

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I’m still not dead! and also some thoughts on Steampunk

Ok ok ok! I’m really sorry I haven’t been keeping up the blog 😦 Is it that I’ve run out of eclectic thoughts?! Perish the thought dear reader :p There’s a positive bottleneck of them haha Maybe that’s why I … Continue reading

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Clothing as a sign system: a Semiotic aproach to fashion

This is an essay I wrote for NZ Film class while I was at uni, looking at costume through ‘semiotics‘. Semiotics is the study of ‘signs’ Or, to quote the ubiquitous Wikipedia page, “In linguistics, semiotics, also called semiotic studies … Continue reading

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Gosh it’s been a while! ;(

Sorry everybody, I’ve been busy lately. Not doing anything specifically, jut you know, otherwise engaged and distracted. Oh Oh ooooh! I got a Tailors dummy off TradeMe for NZ$50 plus $10 postage! So I’m excited to have a go at … Continue reading

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