Virtuous Architecture

Reinventing contemporary architecture to better respond to tomorrow’s socio-environmental challenges? This is the innovative project that Oscar Mendez, a young entrepreneur who makes recycling the source of a new and intelligent business model, is offering.

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Casely Hayford

The partnership formed by Joe Casely-Hayford and his son Charlie has for a long time confirmed its identity through a mixture of influences. Defenders of the chicness of London tailors, and amateurs of a terribly distinguished nonchalance, each season the originality of the duo brings a fresh and uncomplicated style to London Fashion Week!

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Red Edition Paris

A major contemporary design trend, the vintage 30s and 50s profoundly influence our interiors. Round, pure and covered in soft colours, the homewear universe is delicately refined, like the furniture and objects offered by the label Red Edition.

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Chez Jeannette, no fuss bohem food

A great mixture of vintage furnishings and a modern hipster atmosphere, the new owners of Chez Jeannette knew how to guard the authenticity of Strasbourg Saint-Denis’ cult destination.  1940’s lighting and “La Goulue” wallpaper remind us of past times when Toulouse-Lautec painted the cabaret…even the stucco ceiling has been conserved.

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Janaïna Milheiro: A feathered affair

This February, Promostyl met up with Janaïna Milheiro at Première Vision’s Maison d’Exceptions, a fair dedicated to creativity and craftsmanship. Born in Rio de Janeiro and raised in Paris, Janaïna is an artisan textile designer whose work, since we spoke with her last in 2013, has formed the wings of Victoria Secret’s Angles, Valentino’s AW15/16 crowns, and the outer layer of Proenza Schouler’s SS16 stunning summer dresses…the latter being our personal favourite.

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Babette Sperling’s Sustainable Clothing

3D printed fashion is a trend that has been becoming more and more popular the last few years, having been seen on the catwalk at Fashion Weeks, such as at American label Alexis Walsh and even at Chanel. Although 3D printed clothes look good, and are eye-catching and unique, they are not the most comfortable items of clothing to wear, and furthermore their origin and impact on the environment are not often thought about.

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