What is a piece of clothing that “works”? Who is working whom? Is the one who poses the one who actually “works” hardest? The S/S 2017 collection of Berlin-based, Swedish- Vietnamese designer NHU DUONG entitled ‘WORK COLLECTION’ plays with the ideas of professionalism, leisure and appropriateness through a range of garments that are inspired by work outfits and hobby uniforms. Overalls, raw denim outfits, kung-fu pyjamas, biker pants, baggy tights and gloves, bomber-jackets, bomber suits,… [read more »]
You might have noticed our predilection toward / fascination with DENIM. Being the most popular consumer textile on the globe, we find it has some fascination to it. If you’re interested in learning about our patented De(ni)mographics research, check out Scott Hug’s insightful data analysis here. For ways to wear denim in order to submerge yourself seamlessly into one of three ’90s subcultures, click here. Finally, to see our take on the nostalgic and time-honored denim family portrait, visit our Global Community Denim exhibit. How do you feel about denim? Are you, like DIS Editor Solomon Chase, addicted to denim? Let us know!