Until April 7th 2013, Gaîté Lyrique of Paris welcomes the “ARRRGH! Monsters in Fashion” exhibition following its installation at the Benaki Museum of Athens featuring Greek group, ATOPOS, who present s a second dimension to fashion through 80 designs from catwalk designers today.
Archive for February, 2013
When you think of the brand, Damart, the first thing that springs to mind is undoubtedly their famous, Thermolactyl turtleneck with heating properties; the must-have item for winter sport holidays. But this company, who celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, has now made breaking ground by releasing a line of cooling T-shirts as part of their line called Océalis.
These days, the question that burns every bloggers’ mind is how can you transport your camera around with you, without running the risk of looking like a sightseer just recently stepped off a crowded tourist bus?
Influenced by the growth in the backcountry market, more outdoor brands are rethinking the design of their rucksacks so they can integrate safety technologies in them in the case of an avalanche, where these famous airbags will keep the victim on the snow surface. A strong trend seen at the Outdoor Retailer and Ispo trade shows has emerged as the must-have product for any respectful outdoor brand. These backpacks work in almost the same way as those found in cars: the air bag is ejected, activating a carton of compressed gas that inflates the airbag within 2-3 seconds. The three technology products most largely highlighted were:
This February, Le Bon Marché is offering a selection of ready-to-wear items amidst their women collection surrounding the theme “Palm Springs” – the esteemed resort of Hollywood stars. Fresh, tangy fashion revived by pastels with touches of neon or enhanced by the delicacy of floral patterns in bold colours: we invite you to discover this vision of a glamorous woman strongly inspired by 50’s America through various iconic designers…
With this tent, ecology becomes the new deluxe fashion. For the modest sum of 14,000 Euros, you can hang this modern day cabin from a tree and sleep beneath the stars for a night.
Kym Ellery is a young Australian designer from Perth. Born into a family of creativity – her mother worked in Textiles and Ceramics – it was therefore expected that she too would orientate towards a sector that gives free rein to her vision of the world.
Of the 230 exhibitors at this year’s Maison & Objet, the Ateliers d’Art de France really stood out with their exhibition, “The Apartment”, in their 4 shops in Paris.
American jeanswear brand, Wrangler, founded in 1904 and owned by the VF Corporation (who also owns Lee and The North Face), has launched an innovative line with the help of Lizzy Jagger (Mick’s daughter) infused with cosmetic properties in the lining.
Annie Larson was born in Seoul in 1983, but the rural state of Wisconsin, America is where she spent her childhood.