Archive

February 2015

25/02/2015

LFW AW15: AshleyWilliams x RedorDead on the catwalk

Tuesday 24th February 2015, and the likes of Alice Dellal and Georgia May Jagger are walking the catwalk at Ashley Williams’ AW15 collection show, held at Somerset House, London. Stars like Alexa Chung, Pixie Geldof turned up to support the emerging star. But more importantly, the show – named Last Chance To Escape Planet Earth – featured these style icons wearing RED OR DEAD shoes. As the second instalment of  our two season collaboration with Williams, we debuted two new styles: a glam, star studded five-strap patent stiletto with sharp pointed toe (named Hannah,... Read More

17/02/2015

! Ashley Williams x Red or Dead Launches in store TODAY !

So. Are you ready? The first instalment of our two-part capsule collection of footwear with designer, Ashley Williams, launches exclusively in schuh stores TODAY! The seven piece range, entitled the #MakingMovies collection, stems from a synonymous love of kitsch, pop culture, and design and print. The footwear itself has influences from Red or Dead’s catwalk 90’s and 00’s archive; the vinyl Space Baby boot, Rainbow Heel, and Prisoner Print. Williams described the collection as based on ‘girls who live their lives through the movies’. Nostalgic, classic, aspirational, and yet with a pop twist.... Read More

12/02/2015

Art Inspo: The Connor Brothers

Franklyn and Brendan Connor were brought up in California, USA. Their childhood however was other than the norm, having been brought up under the controversial Christian group, ‘The Family’, started by David Berg. It takes its roots from the hippie movement in the 60’s, and is based around the notion of sharing love endlessly – but often without acknowledgement of traditions or norms held in the current society. Berg himself believed the idea of  ‘love the sinner, but hate the sin’ [1].  The group sheltered the Connor boys from outside the community confines,... Read More