How do you express the amount of waste we are producing through clothes? Through stories, paintings or films it’s quite obvious, but when a designer uses overconsumption as a starting point for a collection it may be a bit difficult to visualize the final result.
Taking a minimalist approach to life implies that we are going to get rid of things that we don’t actually need. But it’s not just about reducing the number of our possessions, it’s about being able to emotionally detach from objects. This however doesn’t mean you can’t value them or take care of them so … Continue reading Declutter in sync with the environment, not against it
It has been debated in many articles and talks, “Is being a minimalist a privilege?” Most of them concluded that “Yes, it is”. But could minimalist thinking, the privilege that it is, benefit both the poor and the rich? I am writing this sitting at a public table in Westfield (a huge mall in London). … Continue reading The privilege of being a minimalist
Each season, Fashion Scout offers the opportunity for the emerging designers to win two awards that would boost their career to the next level. Today, the Fashion Scout Award Judging panel got together in East London in order to decide the winners for the Fall/Winter 2020 season. At the Old Turman Brewery, a hive of … Continue reading Fashion Scout awards F/W20
This year, during London Fashion Week I worked as a writer for Fashion Scout. Here are my insights about the SS20 collections and trends: 5 Key Beauty Trends for SS20 As we approach the end of Fashion Scout SS20 we are remembering the top beauty trends that have hit the catwalk or our presentation space, … Continue reading LFW SS20 at Fashion Scout
This article was written for The Bare Minium Magazine, the 4th print issue. We take, make and dispose. We like everything to be out of the box, quality still being associated with newness. A stain on a shirt means a new shirt, the old one being tossed in the garbage. We keep going in a … Continue reading Circular economy in fashion, the business model we need to see more often- TBM4
Article written for The Bare Minimum Magazine, also published in The Ritual Magazine. Living with less might lead to living more. More relaxed, more peaceful, more in the present. How would you feel if you would always have enough storage space and enough money? Sounds like a good life to me. And how about instead … Continue reading The girl who can live with just 100 things
If your closet is barely closing from all the clothes, but you still don’t have what to wear, you might want to consider decluttering and reorganizing everything. Build a mindful closet by using these guidelines:
Lovisa Lager is 19 year old a model, who is determined to reshape the way society promotes body positivity and self-confidence. Article written for 1st print issue of The WOW Magazine. (The WOW is the first women’s magazine profiling accomplished, powerful and glamorous Asian women. It aims to reach all women of an East and … Continue reading Meeting Lovisa Lager
Many hoped that they will go away in 2019, but bike shorts still made it to the trend list this year. They were spotted in several Fashion Week shows across the world, such as Maryam Nassir Zadeh in New York, Stella McCartney and Toga in London, Chanel in Paris, Fendi and Roberto Cavalli in Milan. … Continue reading It’s time to bike more
Patricia is a Romanian journalist. She founded the fashion blog, The Outsiderz and the clothing brand Loud Bodies(also available internationally). She is an advocate for body positivity through her brand and writes about a variety of social problems that are linked with the fashion industry. We talked with her about how everything begin how is it … Continue reading The size-inclusive, gender-inclusive, full of life brand we’re loving right now
Great news for vegans, but nothing new for animals. Just because Adidas is creating an additional vegan leather sneakers collection,does not mean that less animal leather is going to be used for their other collections.