Posts tagged fashion history
Kimono as Traditional Clothing in Japan?

When we think of Japan and the words “traditional clothing”, the first thing that comes to mind is kimono. Beautiful, embroidered clothing that influences many fashion trends and Western accessories, the kimono is worn in Japan to this day for special ceremonies. Dubbing the kimono as “traditional wear” in Japan is a misguided notion, especially from an outsider's perspective.

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Reflekt Muse: Alfred Darlington

Oscar Wilde, Mr. Darcy, or Beau Brummell are a few comparisons to musician and often labelled dandy Alfred Darlington or also known as Daedelus. In his crowded sweat filled shows you will see him in full 3 piece regalia energetically dancing amongst his baseball capped and graphic t-shirted fans. 

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What happened during the Mexican Emo Wars as told by Hen Evia

Around 2009 when emo fashion was at its peak in popularity globally, violence broke out in Mexico with these somber, hot topic adorned, girl jeans wearing kids as the targets. We wanted to find out a first hand account of what it was like and what the media fattened up for a good headline.

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