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Some Unholy War: Punk Identity and Rituals

‘Some Unholy War’ is based on the development of 1990’s Goth and Punk subcultures, working through themes of identity, rituals and the human experience. Designer Jordana Halperin explains how she was “initially interested in a quote from Ted Polhemus’ ‘Hot bodies cool styles: new techniques in self-adornment’, “To decorate the body is to transform it […]

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Confiné: Leather, Lingerie, Lust

In ‘Confiné’ LA-based photographer Sam Hodges teamed up with the designer of HOS Leather, a bespoke lingerie brand to create a female empowering editorial that explores modern lingerie, sexuality and the modern woman. “In all of my work I like to create a mood. I’ve always been in love with cinematic lighting. During my youth, […]

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Love Me Loco: Redefining the Femme Fatale

She’ll lust you, love you and leave you…with a broken heart and tortured soul. This wild temptress knows your darkest desires and dirtiest dreams and she’s not afraid to use them to get what she wants. Featuring artist Love Lee Bailey Savage @loveisbailey, ‘Love Me Loco’ is a celebration of the Medusa within us all, redefining the […]

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‘Release Me’ Celebrates Punk as a State of Mind

Jordana Halperin is an honours student of RMIT fashion design who focuses on performative body versus performative materials. Through a process driven practice, she explores the human/psychological interface, questioning what fashion is, and whether emotion can be physically embedded into material. Working through themes of identity, rituals and the human experience, garments are used as […]

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The Kids Are Alright

“The kids want to be so hard.  But in my dreams we’re still screaming,  and running through the yard.” Artists’ Statement:    With the consistent inundation from older generations and the media about the indolent capacities of millennial’s, I feel persistently inspired to document an ulterior & more optimistic perspective. The way I see us.  […]

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Get Radical with LUPAE Feat. Martini Cherry

LUPAE makes colourful, feminine latex clothing in Berlin, Germany. The name LUPAE, a Latin word, translates to ‘she-wolves’, and was used colloquially to call women sluts. LUPAE re-appropriates this ancient word with the vision of a pack of modern, powerful femmes. She-wolf sluts who could eat you alive. Born from the queer, sex-positive nights of […]

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Bleached Beach: Salon the Faux

Having a bad hair day? Running low on your valium prescription and in desperate need of a life pick-me-up? Well head on down and pay a visit to the friendly folk at Salon The Faux. We don’t care if you’re moody, hell we even encourage you to embrace your diva self; free hair cuts for […]

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Amanda Queens: Exploring the Divine Witch Within

“The series ‘Amanda Queens’ represents the beautiful witch that is present in all women. I chose designers who can help me express the different stories that I want to tell. I’m very curious and I like searching for new designers and models in the underground of Paris; looking for them in real life and on the […]

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Neon Demon: A Tribe of Gender Fluid Misfits

In a society where being different is not acceptable, where labels are speaking for us before US, where the media is forcing us to settle with the same image as replicants…we are creating our own tribe of demons. What is trash for you, is high fashion for us. What is ugly for you, is beautiful […]

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