Wednesday, August 18, 2004


Lileks has become a fashion critic! Maybe he'll rejuvenate the genre, historically the bastion of a special sort of eyes-glaze-over writing style. He's now revealed himself to be one of the few who have actually read the copy of a fashion spread. And yes, it does need rewriting: strike the "appeal of retro with modern styling is the newest look for fall" and replace it with an "act of unforgiveable mulletry."

And the pictures! Marshall Fields, formerly Dayton's, has never been exciting clothes-wise. Sort of dowdy, in fact. But it looks like they're going a little too far to the ugly side in their attempt shake things up. Here's something retro that's a little more to my taste:

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