To wear vintage is to stand out from the crowd and develop a unique sartorial style. By shopping for vintage, we are buying out of the disposable fast fashion economy. Buying and dressing in vintage are fast becoming popular as an ethical, fashionable and stylish choice. Buying vintage is also an inexpensive way to acquire […]
Dr. Madeleine Seys
Stylish Academic Fashion Editor, Madeleine Seys, passionate ethical shopper and thoughtful dresser, provides her advice for thinking outside the box and finding unique pieces in charity shops.
Stylish Academic Fashion Editor, Dr Madeleine Seys, reflects on her experiences of bespoke tailoring and offers advice on realizing the power of the suit for all stylish academics.
Let’s face it – it can be difficult to buy for academics (or anyone really), so gift ideas are always welcome!
At Stylish Academic, we believe that style is a state of mind, an attitude, an intellectual proposition, and a philosophy. Dress tells our stories, and fashion writing renders those stories in text.
In The Importance of Being Earnest (1895) Oscar Wilde’s Algernon Moncrieff famously declares: “If I am occasionally a little over-dressed, I make up for it by always being immensely over educated”.