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Let the retail war begin as one fashion brand sends out its army of flying mannequins attached to drones in Sao Paulo

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Monday 8 December 2014

In the days leading up to major retail discounts for Black Friday on November 28, Sao Paulo residents are greeted with a paranormal sight of what seems to be decapitated males floating in mid air. Fashionably dressed, they are actually several mannequins attached to drones sent out by fashion brand Camisaria of Colombo to advertise […]

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Fashion shows actually took flight in 1965 on Braniff International Airlines… and all our drink requests were ignored in the meantime

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Monday 8 December 2014

Presented by Tiger Air

You’ve heard of an airstrip, but have you heard of the Air Strip? You might find this hard to believe (because I did), but back in 1965, the smart folks over at Braniff International Airways thought it was a good idea to hold fashion shows in the sky. So they hired designer Emilio Pucci to create a quick-change uniform for the air hostesses. They also created a really sexist commercial to go along with these new uniforms (watch it below).

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Here’s a paper scarf that lets you write and draw all over it

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Wednesday 3 December 2014

Sometimes writing something down on paper just isn’t gonna happen. And taking out your phone just to jot down a note to self is too much hassle. That’s where the Paper Scarf comes into the picture. Created by Little Factory, this scarf will not only keep you warm, but will make sure you remember to pick the kids up at school, buy milk and bread on the way home from work, or remember that girl’s phone number the next time you’re out.

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Sleep anywhere you want with this futon-inspired outfit

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Saturday 29 November 2014

It’s one-size-fits-all and it’s about to blow your socks off-it’s the Wearable Futon Air Mat Set, a completely wearable futon. Tokyo office company King Jim created this outfit, which includes an air mat to provide a full blanket and futon set. Walk around town wearing this in ‘coat mode’ and you’ll look like any other […]

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Unbelievably detailed and delicate traditional costumes made entirely of paper

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Thursday 27 November 2014

There are paper cuts (BIG OUCH) and there are paper cuts the likes of these unbelievable paper costumes we’ve never ever seen before. They are the painstaking work of Russia-based artist Asya Kozina, who is fascinated with the idea that ethnic wedding dresses are slowly but surely losing their cool with your typical bride lusting after a Vera Wang.

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8 bit icons get the fashion forward treatment

Pamela Thompson Contributor

By Pamela Thompson in New Fashion on Wednesday 26 November 2014

What happens when you boil down cultural fashion icons into 8 bit form? Graphic fashion magic! These graphic versions of famous fashion legends may be stripped down to just 8 bits, but somehow they emit a striking and complex aura similar to their real life selves. 8biticons.com has been generating versions of notable icons on […]

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These shoes are not made FOR Barbie, they’re made OF Barbie

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Friday 21 November 2014

Little girls may dream of owning their Barbie doll shoes when they grow up but their big sisters think nothing of wearing barbie heads in their shoes. At least in Harajuku, the teen retail fave spot of Tokyo. At age 55, the controversial bombshell hated by staunch feminists is hitting the streets of Harajuku inside […]

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Ukrainian photographer documents the fashion of a 55-year-old homeless man

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 20 November 2014

Slavik might be homeless in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, but you’ll never see this man wearing the same outfit twice. Documented by photographer Yurko Dyachyshyn, Slavik’s Fashion is a touching photo series that follows Slavik’s unique day-to-day wardrobe choices. According to Dyachyshyn, Slavik takes great pride in his ‘fashion-forward sensibilities, taking the time to change his clothes at least once a day while restyling his hair and his beard with each new outfit’.

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The English language gets butchered in these hilarious clothes from Japan

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 20 November 2014

Redditor k-popstar recently moved to Japan as part of an English program. What she didn’t quite expect was the fashion of the country. Over the past couple of months, k-popstar has been taking photos of clothing in stores-the clothing with random English words on them. How random?

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Selfie Hat: a glittery sombrero with an attached tablet to help you take photos

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Wednesday 19 November 2014

There’s ridiculous. Then there’s wearing-a-pink-glittery-sombrero-while-taking-a-selfie-ridiculous. Acer, in collaboration with fashion designer Christian Cowan-Sanluis, made this one-of-a-kind tech accessory: the Selfie Hat. The headgear has a dropdown tablet that users can spin around their head, allowing them to capture their best look. ‘The sombrero style hat spins 360-degrees and has an integrated Acer Iconia A1-840 tablet […]

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J. Crew models turn into drunk college girls in this must-see blog

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Tuesday 4 November 2014

If you’ve ever wondered why catalogue models pose the way they do, well, we have no answers. But, instead of trying to figure out what the creative director must’ve been doing at those photo shoots (probably on Facebook), let me introduce you to Drunk J. Crew.

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These super cool gas masks are made from rare retro sneakers

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Monday 3 November 2014

When your coveted sneakers the likes of Air Jordan 3, Adidas x Jeremy Scott Denim Wings or Ewing 33 Hi ‘Red Suede’ lands in the hands of L.A-based artist Freehand Profit (Gary Lockwood), they may be taken apart and turned into amazing gas masks, and sometimes with an extra shoulder harness to protect you from harm. And it’s all because ‘the gas mask is the mask of our times; it represents atrocities at war, civil unrest, environmental damnation and works both as a symbol of fear and of protection.

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Enter a time warp dressed in suits and frocks from the ’40s and ’50s at this ultra vintage clothing store

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Thursday 16 October 2014

This article brought to you by amaysim

Already embraced by hipsters and fashionistas, Melbourne is now making a name for itself as Australia’s headquarters of vintage glamor. As seen in the immaculately cut, full-skirted ’50s and ’60s-style frocks worn to great effect on TV’s Mad Men, the polished vintage look can be yours at Circa, easily one of the most authentic vintage shop located on the first floor of the beautiful Art Deco building Mitchell House at Lonsdale Street.

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These painted lips may start a new Halloween trend

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Tuesday 14 October 2014

Have you gotten your Halloween costume yet? You may wanna check out the lip creations done by Spanish makeup artist and photographer Eva Senín Pernas. They may just inspire your whole getup and make you think being spooky can be very pretty. Depending on the complexity of the design, she takes 10 to 30 minutes for each lip art. ‘I always start applying a layer of lip balm to protect my lips.

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Gents, looking for GQ-style shoes? Head to Amsterdam, of course

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in New Fashion on Monday 13 October 2014

Amsterdam Shoe Collection is stepping it up this Winter (pun intended). Their high-end, GQ-esque style will have you looking dapper and feeling confident. So, what’s in store?

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