Burn These Bones

the burden of reflecting

Posted in editorials, themes by burnthesebones on 04/02/2009


(via Google image search)



via Die Junge

It would be hard-pressed for Jun Takahashi produce anything less than thrilling. I especially loved the presentation of Undercover’s fall/winter ’09 collection- the pieces of shattered mirror on the ground are a great mystical touch, without being obvious and melodramatic, in the way that mirrors are often conceptually presented.




It reminded me of Emma Cook’s fall 2006 collection, which incorporated plenty of mirrored appliques.

My own prom dress came from this collection. The amount of attention paid to detail is one of the reasons why I love Emma Cook so very much.




The dress was even featured in Lula magazine!

“Once Upon a Time” via tFs.





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  1. rory said, on 04/02/2009 at 8:23 PM

    that joy division backpack needs to be mine!!

  2. The Six Six Sick Girls said, on 04/03/2009 at 1:01 AM

    Thank you for introducing yourself today, it was so nice to get to meet you in person!!! Seriously, I’ve been wondering what you looked like behind the blurred out pictures! I hope to see you at one of our parties soon…


    • burnthesebones said, on 04/06/2009 at 6:00 PM

      So glad I did. Thank you kindly for your warm reception! Hope I didn’t disappoint too much 😉


  3. loveismontreal said, on 04/05/2009 at 9:06 PM

    lovely blog


  4. modelizer said, on 04/06/2009 at 6:11 PM

    I am loving the broken glass, so much more behind than the obvious larger pieces on the bottom.

    I wonder if the current economic downfall will make designers resort to looking like they raided home depot vs. mood fabrics.

  5. fuxsake said, on 04/06/2009 at 6:37 PM

    wasn’t that joy division print originally a warhol print?
    ohmygod, you should definitely be an intern for the mcginley!
    you think jack siegel could be the next ryan mcginley?

  6. McCall said, on 05/29/2009 at 12:03 PM

    that dress is very pretty:)

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