Hubert de Givenchy the last of the great French Couturiers has died.

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  The legendary 6′ 6″ aristocratic Haute Couture designer HUBERT de GIVENCHY has died at aged 91 at the Renaissance chateau near Paris, where he and his husband designer PHILIPPE VENET had lived for decades.  Givenchy was the last of the old school of a small clique of talented groundbreaking designers that made Paris the fashion … Continue reading



Finally a Happy Ever After Story for Shane Bitney Crone

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  At queerguru we like nothing more than a happy ever after love story, and if there ever was a real deserving case for someone having one of these, then it would be Shane Bitney Crone. He first came to public attention in 2012  when he released a YouTube video  “It Could Happen to You” a … Continue reading



Beats Per Minute (BPM) is a big winner – again

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Less than a month after it swept the boards of the  LUMIERE AWARDS  France’s equivalent to the Golden Globes, ROBIN CAMPILLO ’S masterful movie BPM BEATS PER MINUTE was the big winner at the César Awards (France’s Oscars) last night.   It picked up 6 Awards including the Best Film prize along with wins for editing, original screenplay, supporting actor, score and … Continue reading



First Dance

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  APPLE today launched a beautiful new advert in Australia for the IPhone X just in time for Sydney’s Mardi Gras Festival. It celebrates same-sex marriage and features footage from a number of weddings, filmed on the phone, set to a cover of the track ‘Never Tear Us Apart’, sung by Aussie musician Courtney Barnett. The … Continue reading



Suitsupply : the Dutch fashion brand that dares to be different

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  When Dutch men’s fashion label Suitsupply unveiled its new advertising campaign featuring men embracing and kissing, it faced a social media backlash.  NRC Handelsblad, a Dutch newspaper, reported on Wednesday evening that the company has lost more than 10,000 followers on its Instagram profile after the publication of the adverts. However, not everyone was … Continue reading



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