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Designer spotlight: huber egloff

The fashion industry is quite harsh for young talented designers. Not only design and innovation are decisive to get a young label off the ground – outstanding entrepreneurship is asked. What does it take for these fresh-faced designers to get a foothold in such a highly competitive industry? We have talked to up-and-coming design duo huber egloff who have left behind the initially romantic idea of doing fashion. With an avant-garde look and

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FASHION

Experience Fashion: AMFI Triptiek 2016

  Triptiek is an annual AMFI project involving the entire second-year class, over 270 students from all around the world. At Het Sieraad on 3 February a synergy of design, branding and management students presented ten unique brand concepts through exciting 3D installations and a visionary fashion show, giving a glimpse of the icons of 2025. Aerial view of Triptiek 2016. Photo by Alex Grolleman. After a two-and-a-half weeks of working

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FASHION

Up-and-coming. What is happening in the Swiss fashion design scene.

Design lovers have long known that taking a look beyond the international fashion capitals is always worthwhile. Mode Suisse which recently took place in Zurich, Switzerland, is one example among many. Initiated 2012 by show producer Yannick Aellen, the Mode Suisse provides Swiss designers a platform to present their collections to a professional audience twice a year in Zurich and Genève with special editions in Paris, Milan and Peking. Contrary

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FASHION

Nike Air Force 1 Ultra Flyknit will gratify your appetite for footwear design

If you are a Nike stalwart, chances are you already know the Nike Air Force 1 Ultra Flyknit is out. If you didn’t get a chance to score something from Nike’s other recent collections, here’s another chance to ornament your feet. Well, just as Nike doled out the news, everyone wanted a pair because those sneakers are absolutely appealing and amazing. The transformation of Nike’s flagship, the Air Force 1, comes

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TECHNOLOGY / FASHION

Smart textiles are shaping the future of fabrics in incredible ways

For the fashion lover, the good news is that your clothing is going to get a lot smarter in future! Smart textiles are revolutionising the textile sector, and we’re not far from wearing smart outfits. We have been traditionally conditioned to the idea that clothing is only something that covers our body, makes us appear stylish and protects us from climatic and environmental factors. Have you every thought of a cloth

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FASHION

How To Face Gloomy Winter? Dress Up With Julian Zigerli

Swiss-born menswear designer Julian Zigerli is probably one of the most exciting upcoming designers. With striking prints and witty designs he quickly made his mark on the international fashion scene. His collections he showed in numerous cities around the world, including Berlin, London, Paris, Seoul, Tokyo and Milan. In 2013 he was selected to exhibit at the legendary “Teatro Armani” during Milan Men’s Fashion Week – by iconic Italian fashion

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MUSIC

One To Listen: TAU’s First EP “Wirikuta” Oscillates Somewhere Between Psychedelic Rock and Hypnotic Medicine Chants

  It is the latest project by Dublin-born musician and former band member of Icelandic psychedelics Dead Skeletons, Shaun “Nunutzi” Mulrooney: TAU. The collective is the product of a spiritual journey in Wirikuta, Mexico, the land of the peyote. TAU just released its first EP Wirikuta. You can not miss the influence of Shaun’s experience with the Huichols. Opener Huey Tonantzin is a shamanistic chant that is repeating “Mother Earth” like a mantra. Each of

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