History of art student, aspiring set designer. Based in London. Writes for 160grams magazine and naplestreetstyle. Some experience in fashion styling (Saint Martins+NABA) and curating. Has a main (serious, although slightly abandoned) blog, http://rossovelvet.wordpress.com
Fashion/life hero? Stephen Sprouse. Guardian angel (or maybe devil)? Alexander McQueen. Fashion photographer? Miles Aldridge; Directors? John Cassavetes, Michelangelo Antonioni, Jean-Pierre Melville, Dario Argento, Mario Bava.
Current obsessions? Architecture, floorboards, baroque, Sartre, Adolphe Appia, neon signs, Eighties cuisine, futurist cuisine, Vortex, Mannerism, music from Melville's films, Bryce, masked balls, weapon-like jewelry, red gloves, day-glow horror films, Iris Van Herpen, pulp book covers, silver and black, Raja from RuPaul's, De Chirico, fascist architecture, mannequins, Cassavetes' Opening Night, punk couture, Juliet of the Spirits, Alexandre De Betak, Sam Gainsbury, Paolo Uccello, formal gardens, labyrinths etc. etc. etc.