>> I'm a bit late in the game on many accounts and I'm beginning to think I've developed some kind of slow time lapse syndrome.  I've only JUST started to catch bits of The Rachel Zoe Project which has been amusing me immensely.  I've only JUST learnt that everyone 'dying' over fashion (I DIE I DIE I DIE) is apparently because of her.  I've also only just caught wind of something a bit more healthy and creative than the aforementioned TV bollocks… Love Want, a fashion zine pet project devised by super Aussie stylist Imogene Barron and photographer Bec Parsons.  Yes, it's another title involving the word Love.  Oh well, it is of course a lot better than the millions of people that are apparently DYING over fashion so I guess I should be grateful for the positive note of the title.  It's literally a zine containing nothing but beautiful images that Imogene and Bec shot together.  I've cheekily requested a copy but gather that issue One which launched back in April is now sold out.  According to Bec's blog though, a second one will soon be on its way so hopefully I won't miss the boat this time.  I like that there's no lofty ambitions in terms of making it into a (quote fingers) "publication" or an "enterprise".  It's literally just a self-published creation that goes a bit beyond newspaper print zines and is entirely reflective of two people's worlds…

If any of you do have a copy, have a sniff of the paper and let me know if it smells nice…


Comments (29)

  1. Ha-ha, I do love the Rachel Zoe Project, but I’m trying really hard to NOT talk like her!

  2. Meream says:

    Hey, I didn’t know “I Die” is hers. 😀 No wonder you have not been saying “you die” here on your blog.

  3. Lilisfashion says:

    When Rachel Zoe says I DIE, it makes me die a little inside. It¬¥s a fun program though besides her catch frases… Love the pictures Susie!

  4. Erica says:

    Hello! you have got areally nice blogg! Who are the models..? is it you that make the clothes?
    Im from Sweden but i live in Singapore! my blogg is in Swedish but i hope we can still have some kind of contact :)!
    See you!

  5. MJ says:

    These pictures are awesome: I like the ones with the writing on! I might just have to print some off and put them on my wall…

  6. Ah I am still in the timewarp of only having regular TV! These images are amazing, I will defiantely keep my eye out for the next issue x

  7. I absolutely adore thre rainbow poof dress. Definately blog worthy! This picture just got me tinking… I would like to see LOADS of tafeta for winter… wouldn’t you? It would add just the perfect boost to a rainy day.

  8. Oh god the RZP is better than satire! LLGxx

  9. Lana says:

    Just wanted to let you know that you’re in Teen Vogue! 🙂
    It’s the “Index” section at the end about the Satorialist’s street shots. Congrats! 😀

  10. I haven’t seen it yet as won’t pay the ¬£1 per month to get Really Tv – like really I’m not dying over the price to die!

  11. Shin says:

    Wow! You changed your blog layout! It’s fantastic! I love it! xxoxoxo

  12. I absolutely adore your blog, and these photos are beautiful!

  13. Brigadeiro says:

    I’m in LOVE with those first 3 pics/outfits! STUNNING!

  14. molly says:

    The images are beautiful, but–and you call it far-fetched–the cheeky text juxtaposed with glamour shots eerily reminds me of Donny Miller’s work (http://www.donnymiller.com/fineart/art/youropinion.htm ).

  15. I love her assistants–it’s a fun show.. And that cake icing chiffon is very attractive to me.

  16. Er.. whatever that airy multi-color fabric is–I’m letting my ignorance show 😉

  17. Emma says:

    I feel like the aussie’s are way ahead of everyone else this year.
    Just going to book my flight to melbourne now.

  18. Caitlin says:

    Everyone in L.A needs to come by Vionnet Boutique on Robertson Blvd ASAP! We are having an amazing FOUR DAY blowout sale. $5 bins! Vera Wang and many other designers for under $100! Don’t miss out! Get here fast!

  19. KD says:

    WHOA. I am blown away by the beauty. I mean it. Normally I never hunt down obscure/hard-to-get mags but I have GOT to get my grubby paws on the next issue.

  20. Martina says:

    ahk that blue/turquoise/creme/orange tulle dress is utterly stunning!!!!!

  21. M says:

    I love the rachel zoe thing but she’s a bit anoying as well jajaja ¬øaren’t we all?

  22. Laura says:

    that first photo is insane. love it all, I must look out for this zine!!

  23. Snappy says:

    Did you know that Rachel Zoe trademark her saying “I Die” and “Bananas” from the show..x

  24. JOM says:

    I really love your style and shoessss… I need your opinion in my blog pleaseeee!

  25. I collect magazines like these, especially those published with limited copies. The work are always a joy to peruse.

  26. Darrah says:

    Is that a swimsuit with feathers? Did I die and go to heaven?! You’re not kidding about this zine. I must hop on board!

  27. Lucy says:

    so beautiful! I definitely WANT!

  28. susie_bubble says:

    Snappy: I know…I read up on it very late in the day…. it makes me chuckle… and also die a little bit inside….
    I’m completely in love with that airy multi-coloured, cake tiered piece too…

  29. D says:

    my dream to be involved in a creation like this.

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