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 »]
Paris Fashion Week highlight #2! Model Hollie-May Saker was totally irritated by the two FEMEN ‘Sextremists’ that stormed by her on the Nina Ricci runway and held up her hand in uninvited solidarity. Post-show, she tweeted “Have fun scrubbing that shit off your body silly bitch.” But despite Hollie-May’s “#karmascoming” threat, FEMEN was a much needed addition to the otherwise unmentionable Nina Ricci Spring collection. For just a moment they were able to perfectly disable the stale fashion fantasy at play.