Fashion No Filter

Fashion No Filter Podcast

Fashion journalists Camille Charriere and Monica Ainley give you a unique, behind the scenes look at how the fashion industry operates.

Sustainability but make it fashion with Arizona Muse
Brexit getting you down? Fear not, it’s Fashion Week! But wait.. lest you forget, fashion is the second most polluting industry on the planet. Bummer.Makes a week of shows, parties, and sartorial reportage slightly more difficult to enjoy.But fear not Fashion No Filterites. Your hosts are determined not to let the world coming to the end completely kill the magic, whilst addressing head-on the shiny pink elephant on the catwalk. Enter the world’s most fashionable activist: the brilliant and beautiful Arizon...

Clara Cornet on bringing back bricks and mortar in the digital age
In this episode, Monica and Camille head to Paris’ most famous shopping street to meet Clara Cornet, the creative and buying director for the new Galeries Lafayettes at 60 avenue des Champs Élysée. Clara cut her teeth as a buyer at Opening Ceremony in New York before taking over the new space that has been transformed by Danish architect Bjarke Ingels to lure big-spending tourists and trendy Parisians back to the tree-lined avenue. She is responsible for the store’s unique, often exclusive selection of bran...

Dressed for radio: a live conversation on female empowerment and the art of power with Tallulah Harlech
In this very first installation of our #dressedforradio live series, in partnership with Escada, your hosts sit down to tackle the gargantuan topic of female empowerment and the art of power dressing. Speaking to the very talented and wonderfully outspoken stylist and fashion consultant, Tallulah Harlech, they discuss everything to do with the transformative nature of clothes: can an outfit really change your mood or land you that dream job ? Is it sexist to dissect and comment on the outfits of our female ...

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S2E09 Francisco Costa on 13 years at Calvin Klein and his brand new beauty venture
Fashion No: Filter takes you into the heart of the New York Fashion scene for the third and final episode from its New York Trilogy. This time, Monica and Camille make a visit to the home of Brazilian creative director Francisco Costa. Best known for his 13-year tenure as Women’s Creative Director of Calvin Klein, Costa twice won the coveted CFDA Designer of the Year Award during this time— the highest honour for a fashion designer in America. Today, Costa is reflective on his journey from a childhood growi...

S02E08 Cate Holstein, founder of Khaite, on how to stand out when you design quiet clothes
In this week’s instalment of Fashion: No filter, your hosts Camille and Monica are still parked stateside for the resort shows and continue their exploration of the NY design scene. Enter Cate Holstein, founder of Khaite, one of the most talked about emerging brands in the industry today, that launched in the Fall of 2016 — and is incidentally up for the 2019 CFDAs fashion awards emerging designer of the year on June 3rd. The girls sit down with Cate to talk to her about what made her want to launch a label...

S02E07 Secrets from celebrity stylist Kate Young (+ bonus MET Ball rap!)
Celebrities. They just know how to look fabulous for every occasion, right? Well, no. Turns out, there is a fashion mastermind behind most red carpet moments these days, and none is more revered than Kate Young. As go-to stylist for the stars, Kate has put (and kept) names like Margot Robbie, Selina Gomez, Sienna Miller and Rachel Weisz on the fashion map. Oscars? Cannes? MET Gala? Publicity tours? You name it, she’s orchestrated the look for it! Fashion No Filter flew to New York on the eve of The MET Ball...

S02E06 Alexandra van Houtte on founding fashion’s first search engine
Monica and Camille get a studio visit from friend-of-the-pod Alexandra van Houtte, founder and CEO of, fashion’s first online search engine. At 29 Alexandra is already a key figure in the fashion tech landscape, having dreamt up the idea of a keyword search database for stylists and journalists in need of a reference centre for runway pieces, new designers and trends. Alexandra had the idea while working as a frustrated stylist at Paris fashion glossies, identifying a missing tool while plannin...

S02E05 Jenny Walton on individuality in the era of social media (+bonus roundup of LFW)
In this episode, Monica and Camille introduce you to one of their fashion friends, the streetstyle star and illustrator, Jenny Walton, who is also Creative Director for Scott Schulman of The Sartorialist (her fiancé!). The girls sit down in between shows during London Fashion Week for a relaxed conversation about how Jenny came to being flown all over the world to attend the world’s most prestigious shows alongside Scott. They cover everything from her career ascent, her love of Miuccia Prada, how to remain...

SO2E04 Lucy Yeomans on the enduring power of print
In this episode, Camille and Monica take you inside the gilded offices of Fashion’s e-commerce giant, Net-a-Porter, for an interview with the woman who has solidified Net as an editorial authority too. After editing UK Harper’s Bazaar for 14 years, Lucy Yeomans has been editor-in-chief of Porter magazine since its launch in February 2014 — a time when most publications were moving from print to digital. After coming up with the idea of Porter with her friend Natalie Massenet, Lucy expertly spearheaded Net’s...

SO2EO3 Vanessa Friedman on Accountability in the Fashion Industry
This week New York Times fashion director and chief fashion critic Vanessa Friedman talks to your hosts about her month-long probe into the sexual misconduct allegations against photographers Marion Testin and Bruce Weber. In January this year, dozens of men stated that Mario Testino and Bruce Weber had secually exploited them on set. Next, similar allegations were levelled against Patrick Demarchelier.The domino effect commenced: within just a few months, a handful of fashion's most powerful photographers ...

S02E02 Why social media is ruining your life with Katherine Ormerod
In this week’s episode of Fashion: No Filter, your hosts catch up with their longtime friend, the journalist, consultant and influencer Katherine Ormerod to discuss her newly published book: Why Social Media is Ruining Your Life. Already a critical success, Katherine’s books is a no-holds-barred, no-filter look at what social media is doing to us as a society, and how we can deconstruct the online fantasy to change our own attitudes about modern womanhood. It tackles head-on the pressure we feel daily throu...

S02E01 Behind the Instagram algorithm with Eva Chen
Fashion No Filter is back with an interview with Eva Chen — head of fashion partnerships at Instagram — to kick off a brand new season. Chen, formerly the Editor-in-Chief of Conde Nast publication Lucky Magazine, left the print media world for a new role at fashion’s favourite app. At Instagram, she oversees fashion accounts, nurturing young brands, facilitating the communication strategies of global fashion houses, and keeping daily contact with influencers, designers and supermodels alike. Your presenters...

Hot Feminism
In this episode, your hosts and their guests grapple with the question of what being a feminist means today, that is, against the backdrop of the Me Too movement's new importance in the fashion industry. For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Eco Warriors
Camille and Monica tackle the ultimate elephant in fashion’s closet, sustainability, asking activists, experts, and authors how the world’s second most polluting industry can improve. For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Modern Muse
The elusive creature that inspires designers and style seekers alike. For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Overheard at Haute Couture
An intimate glimpse at the creators and wearers of the most glamorous and expensive gowns. For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Musical Chairs
FNF report on the endless creative director switches in the fashion industry For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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What Men Really Think of Fashion
FNF confront the pink elephant that's been lurking in their dressing rooms for years... For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Street Style Secrets
⁠⁠Exploring the modern photography phenomenon For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Model Citizens
Fashion No Filter speak to Model Citizens For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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Fashion journalists Camille Charriere and Monica Ainley give you a unique, behind the scenes look at how the fashion industry uses Instagram. For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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