It's OK for intellectual feminists to like fashion

Blog title from Hadley Freeman's book The Meaning of Sunglasses : "Prada styles itself as the label it's OK for intellectual feminists to like".

The author is a bilingual fashion editor, writer and translator with a serious blog, cinema and magazine habit.

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A famous woman escaping her world of obligations into the arms of a young, good-looking, poor man living on a hill overseeing everything representing what she’s fled, unsuspecting of her real identity until she’s forced to go back. The story has been told multiple times but I’m always stricken by the similarities between Baz Luhrmann’s Chanel 5 advert with Nicole Kidman and Rodrigo Santoro and the beginning of the love story between Jasmine and Aladdin.

Posted at 1:26pm and tagged with: compare and contrast, Classy film, Disney, chanel,.