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The Tie-Dye Renaissance Is Here At Last

Once reserved for burnouts, hippies, and Dead Heads, Tie Dye is now becoming the new neutral.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
3 days ago
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Tom Ford's Faux Mink Pimp Hat is Already My NYFW Highlight

*Inserts Jay-Z lyric*
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
2.7.19
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We Need to Talk About the Backpacks Wearing Wigs at Vetements

...and, yes, of course they were inspired by the Darkweb.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
1.22.19
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The New Marni Mens Collection is Mental and Perfect

A riot of shaggy sweaters, trippy undertones, and vibrant, psychedelic colors make up the cozy-girl dreamscape of Francesco Risso’s sick, sad, world.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
1.15.19
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This Y/Project Drug Rug Will Make You Want to Dress Like a Stoner

The sweater, appropriated by SoCal Hippies and later re-appropriated by East Los Latinos, found another form on the Parisian runway—fueling a rebellion against fashion and a political refusal to accept the status quo.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
9.30.18
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Princess Diana as You've Never Seen Her

A strange collection of found photographs of Diana dolls offers an unintended commentary on fame, female bodies, and our desire to consume the stars we wish we knew personally.
Alex Ronan
9.25.18
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Save a Horse, Wear Spiked Spurs on Your Stilettos!

One small detail at Richard Quinn’s Spring 2019 show proves western gear is riding back into town.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
9.21.18
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It’s Time to Embrace the Humongous Handbag

Pour a little out for the micro-bag. Proenza Schouler swings the accessories pendulum from teeny-tiny proportions to larger-than-life size for Spring 2019.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
9.14.18
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The Jewelry Designer Using Prosthetic Eyeballs Instead of Gemstones

Artificial body parts are a thing—embrace it.
Gabriella Karefa-Johnson
4.20.18