Love Dagger

Why would you only cautiously test the common boundaries a little when you can be a true rebel, completely unapologetic towards the social norm for what is deemed fashionable? Trend neutral styles are either boring or gaudy, but only the latter could ever be unique. Identifying herself as an eclectic designer, Sabine Staartjes takes inspiration from the 80’s, the urban scene and some high-class elements. Cooking them up into a cacophony of vibrant colors and lively prints, the flavor of her label Studio Sabine Staartjes is clearly defined. Show Me More…

I Sold My Bed, But Not My Stereo

When neons are framed by black and caught amidst electric blue surroundings, something awe-inspiring happens. Especially when the last late afternoon sun rays cast a sultry hue across the iridescent walls. Ever since raves kicked off in late 80’s England, the rave fashion trend has gone through a multitude of evolutions. Show Me More…

Red Heat

It’s not just the right amount of conviction that can make a deliberate style clash work, it’s the carefully selected components that somehow alternatively share a corroborating element as well as simply having fun and experimenting with fashion. Show Me More…

Retrograde

As many fashion trends become saturated in time, some timeless styles not only last but also prove to be perfectly fusible with contemporary designs. Putting a twist on the beloved boho aesthetic, many haute couture designers have adopted the dark bohemian look and mixed it with the romantic gothic and gypsy style featuring ethnic prints and sheer black with excessive silver jewellry as seen on her, or the more modern minimalistic hippie style featuring tie-dyed prints combined with black leather apparels as seen on him. The progressiveness and urban retrograde is marked by the men’s leggings and leather fanny pack. With so many blendable elements, you can always reinvent your appearance.

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Cherry Blossom Girl

With the pink blossom petals floating through the air, we find ourselves soaring within rebellious realms with our modern day, rockabilly inspired ensembles. The frilly pastel pink petticoat for her is sonorous with our surroundings, forming a delicate style clash with the cropped plaid slacks for him and neo rock n’ roll elements of this deliberate discordance. Fashion is art and you are the canvas.

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London Calling

As we neareth the end of May, each day paints the sky either blue or gray, to match the petrichor fray. Our office to London gig-goer ensembles subsume a hint of urban Brit sophistication. Never a fad, is the timeless grey on blue on grey-blue glen plaid for him, flanked by a black and white glen plaid for her paired with distressed boyfriend jeans. Finally, to soften the tread of our trotter, classic Chucks do the trick since 1921.

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