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    Let’s ask the Fashion Dictionary: Who’s Julien Mac Donald?

    Mai 25th, 2017

    Do you know the Welsh fashion designer?

    Must known fashion person #63: Julien Mac Donald

    Julien is a Welsh fashion designer who was born in 1971. MacDonald began his fashion career after graduation at the French fashion house Chanel in which Karl Lagerfeld recruited him for. He also worked freelance creating knitwear for Alexander McQueen. Following on from his position at Chanel and Lagerfeld, Julien started his own namesake fashion label in 1998 and began to build his reputation as a leading British fashion designer.

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    Let’s ask the Fashion Dictionary: What’s a Samite?

    März 14th, 2017

    Samite belongs to the category: fabrics.

    Must known fashion term #62: Samite

    Samite, also called xamitum, is a rich, heavy silk fabric generally interwoven with silver or gold threads in brocade effects. This kind of fabric is usually used for designing stretchy garments such as dresses, gowns or skirts.

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    Let’s ask the Fashion Dictionary: Who’s Adam Lippes

    Januar 18th, 2017

    Today, we’d like to introduce you to an amazing American Fashion Designer.

    Must known fashion person #61: Adam Lippes

    Adam Lippes, is an American fashion label that was founded in 2004 in New York by the namesake fashion designer himself. After studying Psychology at Cornell University, History and Architecture in Paris, Lippes began his fashion career working for Ralph Lauren and soon after for Oscar de la Renta.

    Adam Lippes was quickly recognized as an outstanding talent and was promoted to the creative director within only few years.

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    Let’s ask the Fashion Dictionary: What’s a Brooch?

    Oktober 28th, 2016

    Have you ever heard of a brooch? We’ll explain to you what it is.

    Must known fashion term #60: Brooch

    A brooch is a decorative pin that is attached to a garment or hat with the purpose of fastening or closing the garment. Brooches are often highly ornamental and are richly adorned with gem stonespearls, and decorations made of gold and silver.

    Today, brooches are mostly worn only for decorative purposes.

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    Let’s ask the Fashion Dictionary: Who’s Sonia Rykiel?

    September 1st, 2016

    Sonia Rykiel was a French fashion designer who was born in 1930 in Paris and sadly just died on August 25th 2016.

    Must known fashion person #59: Sonia Rykiel

    Rykiel started her fashion career as a window displayer in a Parisian textile store. After not finding any soft sweaters to wear while she was pregnant in 1962, she decided to design her own knitwear maternity clothes and tiny sweaters 5 years later. Due to her love to knits she was soon crowned ‘The Queen of Knits’ by the Americans in 1967.

    Rykiel also became the first designer to put seams on the outside of a garment, and to print words on her sweater.

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    Let’s ask the Fashion Dictionary: Who’s Claudia Schiffer?

    Mai 25th, 2016

    Claudia Schiffer is declared as “one of the world’s most successful models” since the early 1990′s.

    Must known fashion person #57: Claudia Schiffer

    She is a German model, born in 1970 in Rheinberg, Germany. For being the cover girl on more than 1000 international magazines, Schiffer is well known in the fashion industry. Her incredible resemblance to French actriss and model Brigitte Bardot at the beginning of her model career rose the attention within the industry.

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    Wallet

    Mai 15th, 2016

    A wallet is a pocket size foldable case with compartments that are used to carry cash, credit cards and identification. Wallets are most commonly made of leather and are sold in various designs.
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    Oblong Clutch

    Mai 15th, 2016

    A clutch is a small evening bag without handles that is typically carried in the hand but is often also equipped with a thin chain or strap so that it can be worn, carried over the shoulder. An oblong clutch has a rectangular shape being longer horizontally than vertically.
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    Pouch Bag

    Mai 15th, 2016

    A pouch bag is a small soft bag that is used to carry small items and typically has a closure such as a zip or drawstring.
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    Saddlebag

    Mai 15th, 2016

    A saddlebag is a bag made of leather that is shaped after the bags attached to a horses saddle for transportation of goods during horseback riding. Saddlebags are typically cut in a half-round shape with a large flap and are adorned with traditional horseback riding elements such as buckles, tassels and metal buttons.
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