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Innovation and Fashion – 5 books to get inspired

“The books that help you most are those which make you think the most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.” Pablo Neruda Reading a book on the iPad next to […]

Benu Berlin – Make Love not Fashion SS15

“Make Love Not Fashion” is the spring/summer 2015 collection by Karen Jessen, Anna Bach and Luis C. Zuniga from eco-brand Benu Berlin and that it has been nominated for the BUNTE New Faces Award FASHION 2014. The designers re-use old military uniforms that converge in flowing forms; single linear leather pieces manifest themselves in vivid structures. “With […]

Original sustainable accessories

Seven years have passed since the bag “I’m not a plastic bag” by the designer Anya Hindmarch became famous worldwide. It was the evidence that the fashion industry (and consumers) needed to pay more attention to the sustainable market. Luckily, today many designers are dedicated to this sector, multiplying the number of available eco friendly […]

5 Amazing Textile Innovations

The Unseen: Air Is the new collection of See the Unseen Studio where Lauren Bowker it’s founder, artist, textile designer and chemist developed next to her co-workers a wind reactive ink, which changes color upon contact with the air. “Intended to reveal the otherwise unseen turbulence surrounding the human as it goes about its environment.” […]

The fashion boom in Brazil

There is no doubt that Brazil is in a special moment, mainly driven by the World Cup and the Olympics. Currently, the interest in its culture and economy has broken barriers and is in a global level. Being Brazilian and not be there in a time like this generates a number of interesting situations: every […]

Summer in the city

No-fuss dressing for those hot summer days in the city. Bold prints and fresh colours to lift up the spirits are ideal for this. Dress Emma Cook Sandals Loeffler Randall Bracelet Maison Martin Margiela Watch Daniel Wellington (psst, use the code SUN-FASHIONISTA” and get 15% off of every purchase in our webshop until 20th of July) […]

Concept Stores & Fashion

Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. It’s in the sky, in the street, has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” Coco Chanel A quote by Coco Chanel that is perfectly represented in the concept stores. These shops that are closer to be art galleries than retail stores, are […]

Interview with Kate Unsworth – Kovert Designs – Wearable Tech

From Google glass to apparel with built-in sensory devices, the fashion world is experiencing a transformation towards wearable technology. Kovert Designs is a fashion conscious company focusing on Wearable Technology by uniting aesthetics and technology. They create ‘Smart accessories’ through the combination of electronic sensors and wireless connections. Formed by Kate Unsworth, Dan Möller, and Fabio Pania, this […]

DIY: 10 blogs and websites that you can’t miss 

How many times have you wanted to give a new look to an old garment, or to produce an article by yourself? If the answer is “many”, welcome to the world of the do it youself (DIY). The truth is that this movement seems to be at its heyday, perhaps driven by the economic crises (after all, why buy if we can do it?)

3D printing – Interview with Roberta Lucca – Wonderluk

Wonderluk is a London-based company that creates “made-to-order” jewellery utilising one of the most interesting technologies today, 3D printing. With a very interesting selection of products and a strong manifesto (Don’t blend in. Ever.) we wanted to know more. We talked to Wonderluk’s co-funder, Roberta Lucca.

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