Mod vs Modpunk®

Below are three collage that highlight the difference between couture designers and Beaks of Eagles when it comes to such trim as grommets, pockets, and large 2″inch buttons. For couture, trim is decoration. For us, there are “signs” — signs of punk, signs of goth, signs of mod.  

Fashion Trend 2015: Exposed Zippers to Nowhere

We were in Forever 21 the other day and noticed the slip on the right below with an exposed zipper that is functionless.  It is pure decoration.   Exposed zipper fashion trend has not entered what we call a post-mod phase of applications like pockets and zippers to garments are pure sign — without function. […]