Pam Hogg, fall 2015 – text by Silvia Bombardini

Dear Shaded Viewers and Diane,


It was raining cats and dogs on Sunday night, as we made our way towards the Pam Hogg show, and London glistened as this city does in the stormy weather, radiant and beaming as if dressed in latex. Ladies and gentlemen in platform heels trod carefully in-between the puddles all around Freemasons’ Hall, with their arms flailing slightly for balance: anticipating, by chance, the mood of a collection they were yet to see, that led us into the perilous depths of a sinfully Dantesque selva oscura. “Come out of the garden baby” sings David Bowie in the background, and the first one who does is Lily – daughter of Melanie Blatt from the girl group All Saints, here in her catwalk d