BROKEN MEMORIES: CSM-STUDENT Vanessa Ho Yi Cheung about her dress

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Vanessa Ho Yi Cheung is a first year student in Fashion Design Womenswear at Central Saint Martins. We talked to her about the first dress she created – about her visions, memories, and the future. „I am originally from Hong Kong but have lived in London since I was 6 years old. I grew… BROKEN MEMORIES: CSM-STUDENT Vanessa Ho Yi Cheung about her dress weiterlesen

Summed up: What you need to know about fashion this week (03/2021)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] This week in fashion brought to you by Gentle.  [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] A Magazine Curated by Maison Margiela is being reprinted and you can pre-order now! In case you aren’t familiar with the format: Each issue of ‚A Magazine‘ is curated by a fashion designer, group or house and “ celebrates this designer’s ethos: their people, their… Summed up: What you need to know about fashion this week (03/2021) weiterlesen

SHOES OF SPRING SUMMER 2021

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Fresh from the online stores, handpicked by Gentle. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=“1/6″][/vc_column][vc_column width=“2/3″][vc_column_text] Get your shoes:  Heels by Bottega Veneta, available at LuisaViaRoma. Loafers by Martine Rose, available at LN-CC. Slippers by Yume Yume, available at LN-CC. Pumps by Miu Miu. Platform Sandals by Simone Rocha, available at Matchesfashion. Tabi Pumps by Maison Margiela. Mules by… SHOES OF SPRING SUMMER 2021 weiterlesen

Summed up: What you need to know about fashion this week (02/21)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] This week in fashion brought to you by Gentle.  [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Ibrahim Kamara is the new editor-in-chief and Lynette Nylander is named the new editorial director at Dazed. The screenshot of the BoF article announcing the news was titled „At Dazed Magazine, A Changing of the Guard“ and was shared all over the fashion-cyberspace.  … Summed up: What you need to know about fashion this week (02/21) weiterlesen

Gentle Curates: Unisex Medium Shopping Bag by Telfar Global

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Gentle curates the Unisex Medium Shopping Bag by Telfar. Available via Telfar Global. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=“1/2″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=“1/2″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Note: ‚Our Bags sell out in minutes, follow @telfarglobal and sign up for our mailing list to be notified of weekly drops‘. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Gently Curated: We picked our favorite episodes of current fashion podcasts

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] From Charles Jeffrey Loverboy to Simon Costin: In these podcasts, designers, journalists, creatives, and people of the industry talk about the past, the present, and the future of fashion. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Inside Fashion: Lulu Kennedy on London’s Young Creatives „For twenty years, London’s Fashion East has helped incubate and support emerging designers hoping to establish… Gently Curated: We picked our favorite episodes of current fashion podcasts weiterlesen

The Spanish Grandma makes you want to use Crochet Coasters again

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] One for every occasion. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=“1/2″][vc_column_text]It was during lockdown when 74-year old Victoria Manzaneque from Spain got bored and decided to create instead of just sitting around: She started her project „The Spanish Grandma“ offering colorful crochet pieces handmade by herself while using only deadstock material and already used Wool − a condition she… The Spanish Grandma makes you want to use Crochet Coasters again weiterlesen

Essay: Understanding nostalgia in contemporary Fashion Film

[vc_row][vc_column width=“1/6″][/vc_column][vc_column width=“2/3″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=“1/6″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Introduction Drawing on the past to create something new in the present is a recurring theme in fashion. This can be seen when exploring the history of runway shows where designer often reference past collections – or in the notion that trends are constantly repeating themselves. This turn is also felt… Essay: Understanding nostalgia in contemporary Fashion Film weiterlesen