Jul 10, 2015
Standard Issue writers are revisiting a film/book/TV series to see if it’s stood the test of time. As news of a ‘threequel’ emerges, Bertie Bowen takes another look at the classic British horror film. WARNING: Contains spoilers.
Jul 08, 2015
Fashion stylist Bertie Bowen channels the clothes and spirit of a fictional character. This week she’s unbuttoning that Acapulco shirt and taking holiday fashion tips from Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
May 01, 2015
In the first in a new series, fashion stylist Bertie Bowen channels the clothes and spirit of a fictional character. To kick off, she’s taken notes from a character who takes zero shit: Mad Men’s smart, successful and sassy Joan Holloway.
Apr 23, 2015
Our writers are (lovingly) foisting pop-culture favourites on their unsuspecting nippers. This week, Bertie Bowen ushers toddler Alma into a world of warmly chaotic domesticity.
Feb 20, 2015
London Fashion Week sashays into the capital today, so we asked Bertie Bowen to tell us why fashion is so important.
Feb 02, 2015
Our writers are celebrating the sartorial items that put a smile on their mush. Bertie Bowen is all about the piece that makes her feel relaxed in her own skin.
Mar 24, 2015
The V&A is celebrating one of the most innovative designers of recent times: Alexander McQueen. Bertie Bowen was rapt and totally ruined as she got to know the man behind the clothes.
Mar 12, 2015
We sent stylist Bertie Bowen to Imperial War Museum London’s exhibition exploring 1940s street style. Here’s what she thought.
Oct 31, 2014
Written and directed by Jennifer Kent, Australian horror film The Babadook is a welcome and terrifying antidote to modern society’s ‘yummy mummy’ depiction of motherhood, finds Bertie Bowen.