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Author Archive | Carolina Soares

Empowering Women Through Fashion

There is no doubt that the fashion industry has its reputation damaged whenever there is a public complaint of an illegal or unethical work. On the other hand, we must recognize the existence of noble initiatives in this sector: many companies not only provide adequate working conditions but also go beyond, developing projects to help […]

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 […]

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 […]

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?)

Wearable Tech – 4 cool brands

The success of Google Glass is still uncertain, but there’s no doubt this device opened the door for a new generation of clothing and accessories. We’re talking about the “smart clothes/ jewelry”, garments that use technology and connectivity to go beyond their original function. The main (and difficult) challenge of wearable tech is to create […]

Head accessories for the summer

Keeping the hair neat during the summer is never an easy task. To help with this “mission” we made a selection of some cool head accessories that not only have tons of personality, but will keep your head protected from the sun. Turban Anna Sui White and blue scarf Philipp Plein Light blue scarf Marc […]

5 Interesting fashion crowdfunding projects

Many industries have already benefited from the power of crowdfunding. Its operation is very simple: anyone can make an investment, of any value, in a project that considers interesting or promising. But what many people don’t know is that the fashion industry is also taking advantage of the benefits of crowdfunding. More than that: the […]

8 fashion shops you can’t miss in Barcelona

1 – KR Store Backyard Carrer de Montsió, 6 Bis – Gótico This small shop in the Gothic may go unnoticed for many, but if you go, you will never forget it. The designer Krizia Robustella knows how to take a risk: her “Sport Deluxe” style has a kind of “artistic license of fashion” and mixes […]

Brazil, the World Cup…and fashion

The world already knows that Brazilians are crazy about soccer. But that fashion industry would also surrender to this sport, this was a pleasant surprise. The truth is that a World Cup hosted in Brazil was able to cause a double fashion trend movement: on one hand the influence of the sport, expressed, for example, […]

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