All posts tagged “fashion

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Fashion nothingness

Fashion, like architecture, says a lot. It is, according to Wikipedia, an “aesthetic expression at a particular time, place and in a specific context.” So it’s interesting to consider how fashion might translate, and not translate, around the world. This recent article by The Economist,… Read More

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“BRAND”

For a number of reasons, I am fascinated by the streetwear label, Off-White.  It is one of the hottest labels in fashion, and yet there’s a part of me that doesn’t really get it. It’s mostly bold text, usually in quotations, on various apparel items. A… Read More

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A demand-driven apparel world

Here is an interesting article from Loose Threads that talks about the profound impact that data and fast fashion are having on apparel brands, transforming them from supply-driven businesses to demand-driven ones. It adds a bit more nuance to the trope that tech is disrupting… Read More

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Saks x Dim Mak

Steve Aoki was in Toronto today for a collaboration with Saks Fifth Avenue – namely the launch of his fall/winter Dim Mak Collection.  The after party was at Junction House (the pre-development version). Here is a photo: I actually wasn’t there (because I’m fighting off some… Read More