Fashion & Design (176)
Bags with a message for designers
Anti-designer fashion bags.
Why it matters
We have seen the rise of disposable cheap fashion that competes with designer pieces bit now the trend seems to be getting more aggressive. With the recession still full in swing the fashion seems to be shifting towards individual statements such as the ‘Karl who?’ bag that takes a swipe at designer Karl Lagerfield. Could this anti-designer movement last beyond the recessionary times?
Source: On the Street; In the Stores
21. January 2010
“1969” is Gap’s iconic jeans line. The brand is proposing that you don’t need to wash your 1969 jeans with water anymore. To clean them, simply put your denim in the freezer, saving it from the corrosive action of washing powder and ironing.
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