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Namilia; Fuck Your Fairytales and Fantasies

The Namilia AW17 presentation was an epic mash up of fairytale and fantasy. The show opened with orchestral disney songs including iconic ‘Sleeping Beauty’ and ‘Mary Poppins’ tunes, and when a track that sporadically spat “I can get dick anytime I want” distorted and disrupted the traditional scene, you knew we were in for an […]

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Chromat: Serenity – Mother Earth Has Spoken

Chromat’s SS18 show Serenity, demonstrated the force of fashion when backed with an design focus of sustainability and ethos of female empowerment with its dynamic new collection. The show opened with a sense of transcendental peacefulness where projections of vast aerial shots explored arctic landscapes and ice rock formations.  Siren-like sounds washed over the gallery […]

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Berlin Alternative Fashion Week 2017 – An Overview

The weird, the wild, and the wacky came out to play at Berlin Alternative Fashion Week 2017; a feast of visual delights and hypnotic moments. A fashion week that is known to be unafraid in shying away from grotesque displays and controversy, we were overwhelmed with the creativity and ingenuity of the designers present. Bring on […]

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Katie Ann McGuigan Challenges the Consumerist Agenda

Fresh out of fashion school, Katie Ann McGuigan is living every young designer’s dream. Her work being selected out of hundreds of applicants for Fashion Scout’s Merit Award, gave her the opportunity to showcase her new collection on the London Fashion Week schedule. Not only is this a big deal, but an amazing opportunity to […]

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Gone Fishin’ – MINKI A/W 2017

Ahhh… London Fashion Week, we meet again. We kicked off our London Fashion Week journey being graced by Hong Kong born designer Minki Cheng’s latest collection Gone Fishin’. With nostalgia playing a strong part of the brands cultural copyright, Gone Fishin’ remains consistent here. Minki, plays the lead role in her own story, as a […]

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Namilia Leaves Stereotypes in the Dust

Namilia’s F/W 2017 Runway manifesto says “UNTOUCHABLE. UNFLUSHABLE. UNCRUSHABLE.”, a perfect expression for the look and feel of this motocross inspired sportswear-meets-apocalyptic-anarchist-femme-warrior-queen-haute couture line. This year, Namilia turned the phrase “power dressing”– aka for a woman to dress like a man to appear more powerful– completely on it’s head. The first thing to notice about […]

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