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Ripped jeans are for kings: the story behind slashing clothes


Ripped jeans and past fashion


What do Henry VIII of England and the youth punk culture have in common?

More than you’ve ever thought!

Choose a pair of ripped jeans and you’ll be super trendy this summer. Skinny or high-waisted, relaxed or fitted, boyfriend, cigarette or cropped, the essential one must be ripped!

1970s is the IT-decade of this season’s trends and not surprisingly the ripped jeans are the protagonist of this ultimate glamorous revival, which is taking inspiration from the rebel attitude of the 70’s generation.… Read more

2 types of shoes from the past you should be wearing now


1960s shoes


The Winklepicker

It was last year when Hedi Slimane, fashion director at Saint Laurent decided to introduce in his men’s collection the “winklepicker” shoes, which became rapidly a certified It-essential favored by the frequently photographed It-people elite.

A new wave of original ’60s glam rock hit the runway and inspired several high-street style brands, which followed immediately the trend.… Read more

Back to the Futurism: the invention of the jumpsuit


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The best way to wear something chic without looking too uncomfortable in your outfit is jumpsuit.

Every season jumpsuits have their spotlights on the catwalks (mostly in cruise collections). You can wear them with a sporty outfit or instead of an elegant dress. Silk, leather, cotton, embroidered or sequined fabrics: choose your favorite type and you won’t go unnoticed!!… Read more

Here’s why Dolce & Gabbana created a dress covered with coins





This Spring/Summer 2014 AD Campaign of Dolce&Gabbana features an awesome dress covered with fake-ancient gold coins.

So where did they get the ispiration to create such a beauty?

That dress refers to an ancient use of gold coins and other small precious objects, which where sewn to the clothes of wealthy people in order to demonstrate their power and richness.… Read more