FASHION

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J W ANDERSON

GLITTER_GUTTER: Converse and J. W. Anderson team-up for an All Stars capsule

by Kristel Liakou What would you have thought of Chuck Taylor All Stars embroidered with glitter? We could say that this specific mix combines streetwear with high-fashion. A few days ago we spotted Chuck Taylor All Stars embroidered with glitter during Pitti Uomo, where the London-based brand J. W. Anderson showcased his latest collection, a […]

fashion psychology

Fashion Psychology: All about the basics

They say that fashion is a frivolous and superficial ideal that the man invented, to better serve capitalism. Leaving behind the simple-minded and the fashion conspiracy theories, I would like to express my opinion -using my poor English skills- not only about what fashion is but moreover on the dynamic […]

punk, subculture

The “No Subculture” issue of the 21st century

Whatever became of Rockabillies, Beatniks, Mods, Punks and Emos? Every decade has been defined by a specific culture and by even more subcultures. Masses often identify with the culture; on the contrary, only a handful of misfits make a subculture. There is no need to say that both -masses and misfits- […]