Buffalo Boy

Eliza Cummings vs Neneh Cherry “Buffalo Stance” House of Holland Pre-spring 12 Directed by Mariano Vivanco Despite being just a tiny, wee thing in the 1980s, Henry Holland has made a career filled with homages to the Decade Taste Forgot. (Miss Prescott witnessed it in all its fluoro-glow glory, and thus is certified to make … Continue reading

Baby Jane revisited

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Costume designer: Norma Koch (1989–1979) Director: Robert Aldrich What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than watching the sibling creepfest What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (Especially when accompanied by some post-baking brownie mixture. A girl cannot live on Maltesers alone.) Norma Koch won an Oscar for costume … Continue reading

Santa, baby

Christmas used to be such a simple time. The man in the red suit was awaited with bated breath by little ones, who had left out a slice of cake and a dram of whisky (and dads the world over rejoiced when they stumbled in late from the pub). Santa has been much celebrated on … Continue reading