Fashion, shoots

Misha Janette; Globalising Japan’s Subversive Culture

Originally hailing from Washington, United States, bilingual Japanese fashion blogger Misha Janette is an influencer who is playing a major part in globalising Japan’s subversive culture. Her avant-garde style has lead to her iconic status in the fashion world, where she focuses on promoting independent and alternative designers. Misha’s blog ‘Tokyo Fashion Diaries’ has bridged […]

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features, Lifestyle

Voting on the Right to Love; Dystopia is our Reality

I had a terrible dream last night, a surreal nightmare painted in lucid awareness. It was set in a futuristic dystopian society, one in which people had been stripped of their basic human rights and placed into a lottery system, where their peers got to vote on how they could live, and under what conditions. […]

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Fashion, shoots

Modern Life; Empowering Subcouture

The editorial ‘Modern Life’ was taken with analog film by Berlin based photographer Luciana Damiao, with the film being made by Matt Freiheit from 93degreesmedia. The election of analog photography and two historical locations as backgrounds, allow art and architecture to be the extra tools that help us explore and understand our connection with creations […]

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Fashion, shoots

The Shock; Remoulded and Remastered Through Space and Time

The chance to change only comes along in great occasion. For many people changing geographical location allows them to reassess who they are, what they want, and the direction in which they are headed. These acknowledgements of the inner self can be influenced by exterior experiences and affect the way one perceives themselves and moreover […]

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People, stories

Who Gets to Define Identity: An Open Letter

The irony in seeking identity is that there will always be people who try to define it for you, when it’s something that can be practically indefinable. Identity can be synonymous with the word label, except the word label suggests only one facet of someone’s truth, and identity suggests a multi-faceted, multi-layered, and interchangeable truth. […]

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Fashion, shoots

Opulence; Twisting Gender Identity, Glamour & Sustainable Clothing

‘Opulence’ is the frugal hedonist’s interpretation of fashion and luxury. Resulting in a fashion show to be held on Saturday the 2nd September in Melbourne, Australia. A one-night, ‘rogue’, ‘off the books’ panoply coinciding with Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2017. Designers Chelsea Hickman and Hayley Van Ree describe their intent behind ‘Opulence’ – “We have […]

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People, shoots

Wild Dreams; Freedom Through Our Way Of Living

In the editorial ‘Wild Dreams’ Mexican artistic director/stylist and model Andres Morenov explains his intent; “Seeing how June just went by and knowing that in much of the world last month Pride was celebrated, we wanted to make a small contribution by presenting a different, yet simple, kind of beauty and aesthetic. We talk about […]

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