Andrew Haigh to direct Alexander McQueen biopic

Alexander McQueen’s life and rise to fame in the fashion world is set to play out on the big screen.¬†Andrew Haigh, director of 45 Years and Weekend,¬†announced on Twitter that he will direct the¬†biopic. The script will be written by¬†Chris Urch and Damian Jones and Pathe – the team behind Suffragette, Selma¬†and Mandela¬†– will produce the film. Production on the film is expected to begin at the end of the year.

100 Years of Activewear

Mode – the website that brought us 100 years of swimsuits and wedding dresses – has done it again, this time with 100 years of gym gear. While it’s not uncommon to see activewear worn outside of the gym these days, we’ll have to admit we’re glad the trend didn’t catch on a couple of decades earlier – you’ll see what we mean when you reach the 1980s.