Tag: FASHION

30 Nov 2018

#TechnicalWear #LuxeTech HOMECQUE Luxury Technical Apparel x Gear

HOMECQUE FUNCTIONAL APPAREL & GEAR Proudly made in NYC. Excerpt via New York Times Introducing, the World’s Chicest Apron This apron dress from HOMECQUE, a new label, is a chic solution to a long day in the kitchen. The waterproof, stain resistant wrap design is made from eco-friendly silicone leather and comes in savory-sounding colors called stilton […]

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30 Nov 2018

#VisualCulture #AI #DigitalCulture Fashion x Cyber Warfare

Christopher Wylie, who helped found the voter-profiling firm Cambridge Analytica, said that clothing preferences had been key to helping Steve Bannon build his insurgency.  Today at a conference in Britain organized by the fashion industry website The Business of Fashion, Mr. Wylie explained that clothing preferences were a key metric for Cambridge Analytica, whose business was […]

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10 Sep 2018

Stella McCartney Has Created the First Vegetarian Stan Smith

Excerpt via I-D As a lifelong vegetarian, Stella McCartney doesn’t use any leather or fur in her designs and has always been committed to cruelty-free fashion. This week she builds on her long-term collaboration with Adidas to reveal an ethical twist on the three-striped sportswear giants iconic tennis sneaker, the Stan Smith. Leather-free and suitable […]

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20 Feb 2018

#Newstalgia #90s NICOPANDA “Smells Like Queens Spirit” London Womenswear FW 2018-2019

NICOPANDA  “Smells Like Queens Spirit“ Nicopanda London Womenswear Fall Winter 2018-2019 London February 2018 Nirvana’s iconic album “Nevermind” (1991) and Lil Kim’s debut masterpiece “Hard-core” (1996) go toe-to-toe in Nicopanda’s FW18 runway collection. Equal parts 90’s Seattle grunge rock and East Coast hip hop glamour, these two epic music worlds collide in a mash-up of […]

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12 Feb 2018

#FashionTech Girls Who Code at Fashion Week

Excerpt via New York Times Standing around Samsungs tech-filled event space in Manhattan in striped knit dresses and jumpsuits, miniskirts with wavy designs and leggings that went over their heels, PH5s models looked like disco-mod glam bots sent from the future. It was impossible to tell just by looking, but among the models at the […]

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05 Jan 2018

Virgil Abloh x Solange Knowles Emphasize Community @ American Express OPEN Success Makers Grand Finale

On December 12, entrepreneurs, creators, and makers including rock star fashion designer, DJ, and creative director Virgil Abloh gathered at Skylight Modern in New York City for the grand finale of the American Express OPEN Success Makers series. The event showcased the intersection of art and design with interactive art exhibitions created exclusively for the night. The feature […]

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20 Jun 2017

#SkypeLook: Designers Tackle Screen Culture (i.e. Fashion Looks for the Waist Up)

Excerpt from  The New York Times MILAN — The coming of the robots; the end of work as it was previously understood; the lonely, hollow ring accompanying the virtual noises ceaselessly sent into the ether, sounds without echoes: These were some of the unlikely themes linking a bunch of disparate designers here over the past […]

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24 Mar 2017

Joan Juliet Buck on ‘The Price of Illusion,’ #Instagram, #GIRLS, and Today’s #Counterculture

Author and icon Joan Juliet Buck comes from the world of cultural disruptors — from her childhood days spent in the company of filmmaker John Huston, for whom her father worked as a cameraman, to her tenure as the London correspondent of Andy Warhol’s Interview magazine, to editorials for Harper’s Bazaar on art photographer Taryn Simon, Patti Smith, and an essay about the contemporary […]

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