Posts tagged 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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Our Clothes Don't Always Reflect How Much Money We Make

When the Sapeur emerged, it is was prevalent during the early 1980s, specifically in the youth southern group of the Bacongo due to the unsuccessful progress in electing appropriate government positions. This became a ritualistic thing that would transform the youth in society from being a regular citizen to this “classy man”.

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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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