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 »]
What does it mean to wear a red jumpsuit, a purple wig, a face mask and a false belly?
If the seminal book (un)Fashion came with a DVD, this video from South African ensemble, Tshe Tsha Boys, would be on it.
[Thanks to Jamie Friedman for sharing this]