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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 […]

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ARMEDANGELS give us a sustainable alternative to viscose

by Kristel Liakou   Most of us when we think of viscose, we think about a harmful, synthetic material. As you probably already know, materials have classes –not all of them are harmful to the environment and to the people. So when it comes to viscose, the EcoVero type is […]

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Statement Coat: a guide to shop bargain outerwear

by Kristel Liakou   It is the most wonderful time of the year. Additionally, it is the coldest time of the year. Luckily statement coats and furs are now a thing, and it is ok to be on a hunt for that trendy outerwear. After all, a coat will help […]

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Cyber Thrifting: The best online second-hand stores

by Kristel Liakou   Thrifting addicts, people who get overwhelmed in a place like a typical thrift store, and lads who now figure out why buying second-hand is that important, this article is for you. We have already talked about thrifting apps and other cyber-spaces where you can find or […]