What's on the page
reading: reflections on fashion extremists by doonan, singer, toledo & koda (page 101) 4 pages; short highlight of philip lim (page 52) 1 page; highlight of (or introduction to) pleasure principle (page 56) 1 page; opinions by hershkovits, magnuson, o'brien & dermody (page 64) 5 pages; on wearing a daily uniform by hastreiter (page 76) 1 page.
looking: illustrative interpretations of select runway looks by members of creative growth (page 78) 22 pages; shockingly brilliant brilliant brilliant fashion shoot "an arty fashion" (page 130) 12 pages (i have never seen clothing presented so far removed from their intended styling, and yet celebrated and examined for their beauty and design more clearly than if they were laid out plain - and all done so painfully simply. yes, painfully. the greatness of this shoot actually hurts).
total number of pages in this issue: 160
surely the most i have ever read in a september fashion issue of any magazine: 46 so far - i am not at all finished with this issue yet.