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3D printed lingerie hits the runway at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Monday 16 December 2013

The ladies weren’t the only ones that made headlines at the 2013 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. A Swarovski-encrusted, 3D-printed lingerie made its way onto the runway via supermodel Lindsay Ellingson and amazed both fashion and industrial designers alike. In order to create the lingerie, the designers had to scan Ellingson’s body to get the exact […]

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Dudes with fancy lady hair

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Friday 13 December 2013

Why should the gals be the only ones to have a bit of fun with their hair? Jessica Saia took eight guys with long hair to San Francisco’s Salon Miel to see just how fancy their updos could become. The Junior Prom hairstyle features an updo with sprigs of baby’s breath and neck hair, the […]

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Designer creates shoe collection to represent 12 past loves

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Friday 13 December 2013

Can’t get over an ex? Try designing a shoe collection with each pair representing that past love. This is exactly what Chilean designer Sebastian Errazuriz did, and you can take a look at his 12 Shoes for 12 Lovers collection right here. ‘Ice Queen’ Sophie inspired an icicle design heel, while ‘Honey’ Natasha’s namesake heel […]

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Fashion designers trim the tree at NYC’s Carlton hotel

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 12 December 2013

In the market for a couture Christmas tree? If you’re in NYC, you’re in luck. Some of the best fashion designers have come together to design one-of-a-kind baubles for your holiday scene, with all proceeds benefitting NYC’s Save the Garment Center foundation. There are more than 30 ornaments on sale ($30 a pop), with designers […]

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For sale: Bruce Lee’s iconic yellow jumpsuit

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Wednesday 11 December 2013

So you’ve heard of Han Solo’s blaster being auctioned off. If that’s space weapons aren’t your thing (BLASPHEMY!) you might want to take a gander at a piece of martial arts history. Bruce Lee’s trademark yellow jumpsuit, which he wore in Game of Death, is up for auction. The costume is synonymous with Bruce Lee as […]

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Awesome Pacific Rim cosplay made from everyday objects

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Tuesday 10 December 2013

Pacific Rim, if you don’t know by now, is the greatest robot movie ever blessed upon mankind. The plot is fairly simple: It’s about robots fighting monsters. I told you it was simple. In the movie, and there’s this one really cool Chinese mech called Crimson Typhoon. Brooklyn Robot Works in, uhhm, Brooklyn, has come […]

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Taxidermy birds with hairdos

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Friday 6 December 2013

I’m not sure how I feel about this, but it certainly deserves a second look. ‘Using mixed materials like plumage, hair, gold, and paint’, New Zealand artist Karley Fever creates ‘exotic creatures and nests with a strangely familiar and surreal aesthetic’. Surreal is right! Some of these birds have extraordinary hairdos such as ponytails, dreadlocks and braids.

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11 manly ways to tie a scarf

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 5 December 2013

No more effeminate scarf tying for you this year! Real Men Real Style has released 11 different ways to tie a scarf, the manly way. Need to warm the chest with that scarf without feeling less of a man? You’ll need the Chest Warmer tie with a long length scarf. Want to know how to […]

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Pants made from a C17th sorcerer’s skin

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Wednesday 4 December 2013

Holy what in god’s name is that?! At the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery and Witchcraft (and I thought a museum about sex toys was weird) in Holmavik, lies a pair of pants that you could say is out of fashion. The pair of pants, called the “skinnies,” was made from real human flesh in the 17th century. If that wasn’t weird enough, the skin was taken off a sorcerer. Yes, this may be Merlin’s flesh and ding dongs hanging in a museum!

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Gowns made out of leaves by Tang Chiew Ling

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Tuesday 3 December 2013

Kuala Lumpur-based artist Tang Chiew Ling created a series of gowns that you could consider as ‘earth friendly’. Fashion in Leaf is her series of drawings that involves leaves as gowns of elegant ladies in ink. Why mix leaves with fashion? Well, for one thing, Ling is into art direction, fashion, and illustration, so when all those […]

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Top fashion labels design one-of-a-kind dolls for charity auction

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Tuesday 3 December 2013

Labels like Chanel, Dior and Gucci are behind the designs of these one-of-a-kind dolls, and it’s a project all done in the name of charity. Every year artists and haute couture designers present their interpretations on a theme for the Frimousses de Createurs initiative, a fundraiser that’s held to benefit Unicef. This year the theme […]

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Cats embroidered on shirt pockets by artist Hiroko Kubota

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Tuesday 3 December 2013

Some kids have all the luck. Japanese embroidery artist Hiroko Kubota got a special request from her feline-obsessed son when she was making custom-sized clothes for him: he wanted cats on his shirt.

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Couture headpieces by Japanese artist Katsuya Kamo

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Tuesday 3 December 2013

Lady Gaga’s stylist, eat your heart out! Japanese artist Katsuya Kamo will make you envious of his incredible headpiece couture collection that has just run at Tokyo’s Laforet Museum. The exhibition presented 100 examples of hair, hats and head accessories, ‘alongside a reproduction of his personal atelier’. Katsuya Kamo’s headpieces are strictly ‘not-for-sale’ though, so […]

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The Innocent Project

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By Eric Collins in New Fashion on Saturday 30 November 2013

Last year a teenager was killed after being followed and deemed suspicious although he was only walking home with an ice tea and a bag of skittles. About six months ago there was a boy taking out the garbage who was shot and killed by a neighbor. On November 2nd, a 19 year-old woman was […]

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Architectural clutches made from wood

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By Low Lai Chow in New Fashion on Friday 29 November 2013

We can’t even begin to rave about just how amazing these wooden clutches by Israel-based couple Tesler Mendelovitch look. Granted, they do cost a pretty penny at US$580 and upwards, but the unique constructions out of 100% wood and leather lining look pretty winning too.

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