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Fashion - Fabrique LP album cover.jpg
Studio album by
GenreNew wave, synthpop
ProducerZeus B. Held
Fashion chronology
Product Perfect
Twilight of Idols
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]

Fabrique was Fashion's 1982 second album. It was produced by Zeus B. Held. The album included the following UK hit singles: "Streetplayer (Mechanik)" which reached No. 46 in April 1982 and "Love Shadow", which peaked at No. 51 in August of the same year. The album itself peaked at #10 in the charts, spending 16 weeks on the top 100. The track "Whitestuff" was featured in the television show Miami Vice's two-hour season 2 opener, "Prodigal Son" and "You Only Left Your Picture", in another episode.

The album was re-released with additional material in 2004 as The Height Of Fashion.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by De Harriss except where noted.

  1. "Move On"
  2. "Love Shadow"
  3. "Streetplayer – Mechanik"
  4. "Dressed to Kill"
  5. "You Only Left Your Picture"
  6. "Something in Your Picture" (De Harriss/Zeus B Held)
  7. "It's Alright"
  8. "Whitestuff (Short Cut)" (De Harriss/Zeus B Held)
  9. "Do You Wanna Make Love"
  10. "Slow Blue"
  11. "Mutant Move" *
  12. "Love Shadow (Smokey Dialogue)" *
  13. "Street Mechanik" *
  14. "Do You Wanna Make Love (at – 5:00 am?)" *
  15. "You Only Left Your Picture (Reggae Reprise)" *

(Tracks marked with an asterisk (*) are bonus tracks on The Height of Fashion)

'Double Play' cassette (Arista Canada ATC6604 (c)1982) contains all the above plus:

  1. "Dressed to Kill Double Dub"
  2. "Something in Your Picture (Alternative Playback)"
  3. "Whitestuff (The Unfinished)"


  • De Harriss – vocals, guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboards
  • Mulligan – synthesizer, vocals
  • Martin Recchi – bass guitar, vocals
  • Dik Davis – drums and percussion, vocals
  • Zeus B. Held – additional keyboards, engineer
  • Gina Kikoine – vox (track 2)
  • Pete Willman – base clavinet (track 2)
  • Nick Froome – mixing engineer
  • Christian Gence – engineer
  • Chris Lester – engineer
  • Jean-Pierre Massiera – engineer
  • Jean-Marc Meredith – engineer
  • Steve Robert – engineer
  • Martin Homberg – engineer
  • Paddy Eckersley – front foto
  • David Bailey – back foto
  • David Shortt – design control
  • Thomi Wroblewski – front foto tinting