EFTYCHIA – AW21 Life Before Birth

British brand EFTYCHIA launched in 2018, by Greek born designer Eftychia Karamolegkou, a year after her graduation from Central Saint Martins with a MA degree in Womenswear.  EFTYCHIA has been shortlisted for the LVMH prize 2019 and has been showing during London Fashion Week under the support of British Fashion…

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Carlota Barrera Spring Summer 2022 ‘Tie Game’

London based designer Carlota Barrera explores core contemporary garments through a female gaze, inspired by Spanish heritage, queer history and the evolving gender identities.  Drawing deep inspiration from the complex shapes and movement of the male body, Barrera’s queer female gaze allows her to view intellectually and artistically, seeing masculinity and male…

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Svitlana Bevza Ready To Wear Fall Winter 2022

Svitlana Bevza has shown in New York for several seasons now, presenting minimalist pieces with trompe l’oeil flare. This time, the Kyiv-based designer used envelopes throughout the collection, alluding to love letters to the earth: they were seen as clutches and as buttons in the shape of a wax seal.…

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Steven Passaro: We feel things they will never feel

Born in France with Portuguese heritage Steven Passaro founded his eponymous label in 2019 after graduating from London College of Fashion with a MA in fashion design technology with distinction. Before he studied Set Design at Duperré in Paris and he had a first experience at Maison Christian Dior in…

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The Real Reason Why the NFL Doesn’t Pay Super Bowl Halftime Performers

From humble trumpets to trapeze tricks (re: Lady Gaga’s wild 2017 entrance ), the Super Bowl Halftime show has evolved since college marching bands were the main act. It’s home to the moments that launched a thousand memes (hi, left shark) and legendary performances by Beyoncé, the artist formerly known as Prince, and others. Get your watch…

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Paris green

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Paris green is an inorganic compound. As a green pigment it is also known as Schweinfurt green, emerald green or Vienna green. It is a highly toxic emerald-green crystalline powder that has been used as a rodenticide and insecticide, and also as a pigment, despite its toxicity. It is also…

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Satellite images show Russia adding military pressure on Ukraine

Moscow this week significantly increased its military presence at several strategic locations along the Ukrainian border, according to satellite images released Thursday. The question now, is how can this military buildup be interpreted and what are the stakes for Ukraine and NATO?  Satellite images released by a US-based space technology…

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