Posts Tagged: Fashion

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The Higher the Heel, the Greater the Bubble: Shoes as Economic Theory

Ironing Board Collective occasionally features the voice of a special guest writing a single post. This one’s courtesy of Samuael Topiary. Samuael Topiary is an interdisciplinary media artist, performer, filmmaker and writer based in Brooklyn, NY. Her videos, performances, collaborations and installations

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The Higher the Heel, the Greater the Bubble: Shoes as Economic Theory

Ironing Board Collective occasionally features the voice of a special guest writing a single post. This one’s courtesy of Samuael Topiary. Samuael Topiary is an interdisciplinary media artist, performer, filmmaker and writer based in Brooklyn, NY. Her videos, performances, collaborations and installations

What Was Lost There: Stories

A couple months ago, a dress came into the store where I work that I had owned in high school. Putting it on completely dragged me back to years ago, when my hair was much shorter and I spent a

What Was Lost There: Stories

A couple months ago, a dress came into the store where I work that I had owned in high school. Putting it on completely dragged me back to years ago, when my hair was much shorter and I spent a

A New/Old Masculinity: The Roots of the Menswear Zeitgeist + Sorry, Ladies!

  In Brooklyn recently, the missus turned to me as I examined a neat rack of hand-tooled leather belts and said grumpily, “Here we are, in yet another awesome menswear store!” She then clarified (in case I missed the hint),

A New/Old Masculinity: The Roots of the Menswear Zeitgeist + Sorry, Ladies!

  In Brooklyn recently, the missus turned to me as I examined a neat rack of hand-tooled leather belts and said grumpily, “Here we are, in yet another awesome menswear store!” She then clarified (in case I missed the hint),

A Face Full of Fashion: Chatting with DEVEN GREEN

I am definitely not one of those people at a party who ruins everyone’s buzz by shouting OMG LET ME SHOW  YOU SOMETHING ON YOUTUBE!! This is mostly because I don’t care about animals being friends with other animals, suburban teenagers

A Face Full of Fashion: Chatting with DEVEN GREEN

I am definitely not one of those people at a party who ruins everyone’s buzz by shouting OMG LET ME SHOW  YOU SOMETHING ON YOUTUBE!! This is mostly because I don’t care about animals being friends with other animals, suburban teenagers

Fashion in Rwanda: Clothing and the Human Spirit

A couple of years go I was afforded the opportunity to travel to Rwanda with Arthur Karuletwa, owner and founder of Inzozi Coffee Traders.  Wanting to be of service after the genocide in 1994, Karuletwa, a native Rwandan, has worked

Fashion in Rwanda: Clothing and the Human Spirit

A couple of years go I was afforded the opportunity to travel to Rwanda with Arthur Karuletwa, owner and founder of Inzozi Coffee Traders.  Wanting to be of service after the genocide in 1994, Karuletwa, a native Rwandan, has worked

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Clothing Stories: Mama’s Ukrainian Skirt Shirt and Shawl Re-Vamp

A person should treat their clothing as a visual presentation of themselves BUT if you wear pieces that are too loud and outspoken people will cease seeing them as an enriching footnote to your personality. You will only be the

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Clothing Stories: Mama’s Ukrainian Skirt Shirt and Shawl Re-Vamp

A person should treat their clothing as a visual presentation of themselves BUT if you wear pieces that are too loud and outspoken people will cease seeing them as an enriching footnote to your personality. You will only be the

The Life You Imagine for Me

Several years ago I did a project where I asked people I was close to on different levels (e.g. family, good friends, acquaintances, etc.) to list  five ways they would describe me. The project was for a class that examined

The Life You Imagine for Me

Several years ago I did a project where I asked people I was close to on different levels (e.g. family, good friends, acquaintances, etc.) to list  five ways they would describe me. The project was for a class that examined