FASHION

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Berlin Street-Style: How Berliners really look like

Words by Kristel Liakou Photos by Léah Njeim   I ‘ve always enjoyed scrolling down through every street style reportage about every fashion mecca. Street style has been used as a style-forecaster, defining trends and pin-pointing subcultures. Nowadays, street style photos look like amateur editorials without a point. When I first […]

Yoga Collection from Ba&sh

This is the new Yoga Collection from Ba&sh

by Kristel Liakou Ba&sh is a worth knowing French international brand, that really captures the Parisian style. We adore it because of its chic sensual feminine character. The brand of the Barbara Boccara and Sharon Krief surprises us with a second yoga capsule collection. Together with Ana Heart, they designed […]

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Never underestimate the influence of Fashion on teenage self-image

 by Léah Njeim Editing by Kristel Liakou   Teenagehood is such a weird moment in one’s existence. Abandoning your child moult, trying to fit a body; a constant evolution inside of a bright new adult skin, which is way too large and looks strange and scary. This is the time […]

VETEMENTS

Do you really get Vetements?

by Kristel Liakou   They say that Vetements is the most radical thing that came out of Paris the last decade. The shock that Vetements caused is reasonable. We could say that the fashion audience is too conservative to accept the idea that fashion has to change. And this change is […]

Punk artwork from Inga Aleknaviciute

Punk’s not dead –We actually need more of that

by Kristel Liakou   Did the punk movement change the world? Apparently, no. Revolutionary punk subculture was established in the mid-1970s and since then, not much have changed. Politics are pretty much the same, the unemployment rate is still high, capitalism still generates inequality, climate change is getting worse and […]

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High Heels: A symbol of gender discrimination

by Kristel Liakou   You may already know that what we wear gives credit to who we are. In capitalist societies, branding is the most important thing when it comes to communication. Apparel is something like a “badge of origin” -represents who we are. Additionally, high-heeled shoes symbolize specific ideas, […]

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How to get rid of the bad smell from vintage clothes

by Kristel Liakou   I was reading a hilarious article the other day about a “study”, which showed that owning a cool leather jacket is more rewarding than raising children. I laughed. However I identified with that fraudulent study. I hate to admit it –I have the black-leather-jacket fever, and that […]