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 »]
In an economy that’s globalizing faster than you can say 是, everyone’s flailing to find a common linguistic ground on which to exchange ideas and goods without the crucial information being lost in translation or in pronunciation. One YouTube user has set out to compile a primer on How to Pronounce some key phrases in American English. Here are our favorites—words that speak volumes about America in the twilight of the English-as-lingua-franca(confusing Italian reference to Frankish) era; words that we feel will form the basis for future global exchange.
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