80's

Fashion

7 of Shelley Duvall's most iconic outfits

As 'The Shining' turns 40, we look back on how its leading lady became an unlikely style icon of the 70s.
Nicole DeMarco
5.22.20
Music

OXZ were the first Japanese punk band to take on the patriarchy

Mika, Hikko and Emiko on confronting their country's conservative values and paving the way for women punk rockers in the 80s.
Nick Fulton
3.11.20
Culture

The filmmaker creating camp 80s horror through the female gaze

“There is always a kind of sexual vibe in horror. You have the girl and the monster who comes and rips her dress and you have these women with big breasts running. Sex and fear are always close together somehow.”
Sophie Wilson
12.12.19
Fashion

Tyler McGillivary is making fashion fun again

The New York-based designer wants to bring joy back to dressing with her colorful Bauhaus-inspired designs.
Jo Rosenthal
12.4.19
Fashion

stan or ban: scrunchies

At the risk of sounding basic, we’re here to suggest that the scrunchie is truly the most functional accessory.
Nicole DeMarco
8.28.19
News

house of xtravaganza is new york's most fabulous family

The iconic, queer, all-Latinx ballroom house reunited to perform at the Aperture Gala in NYC, alongside disco diva Kathy Sledge.
Nicole DeMarco
11.1.18
Fashion

this exhibition of rare polo grails explores cultural re-appropriation

'LO AND BEHOLD', curated by Public School and Ezra Wine, shows how Polo Ralph Lauren symbolised an American dream some kids weren't supposed to have.
Hannah Ongley
10.5.18
Photography

lost photos from the most radical hair salon of 80s london

'CUTS', published by Tyrone Lebon and Michael Kopelman, celebrates a basement salon that became an alternative mecca for pop icons, fashion editors, and scrappy punk kids.
Paige Silveria
10.2.18
Culture

punk, sex and moral panic: the hidden history of 80s cinema

As a season of films exploring the other side of Reagan's America takes place London’s BFI, curator James Bell shines a light on the filmmakers who strove to keep the flame of the New Hollywood burning.
James Bell
5.16.18
Culture

vhs tapes are cool again, thanks to frank ocean

Video fan Frank Ocean has made it clear: it’s time to blow the dust off your VCR.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.29.17
News

get some classic 80s paninaro pieces at harvey nichols this month

Too Hot and LAW magazine have organised a pop-up shop featuring classic Paninaro pieces and a zine-tribute to the Italian 80s subculture.
Felix Petty
7.5.17
Culture

10 cult tv shows that are overdue a reboot

From a second season of Freaks and Geeks to a Strangers with Candy reunion, here are the throwback TV projects we're desperate to see.
Emily Kirkpatrick
7.5.17
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