subtlety strange Colönia

The last time I went to Portugal, I had the pleasure of visiting one of the most intriguing, exciting portuguese projects, Colönia. The  3 in 1 Design Studio,  Store, and  Micro-gallery owned by Joana Machado and João Cruz curates unusual objects, clothes, books and magazines, and introduces a new and innovating approach of design and communication … Continue reading

fashion film

Last week we had the first edition of the Shaded View On Fashion Film in Barcelona.   “Twin Parallel” by Justin Anderson It was very interesting to see the diversity of films presented, not only by professionals but also by students. The best part was the excellent questions&answers session lead by Glenn Adamson (Victoria & Albert … Continue reading

Some notes on cute

Kawaii, the most japanese adjective, cute. The irresistible atraction by all things small. By the tiny details. Well, that’s me. That’s also the reason why ever since I read the interview about Olivia Kim’s wardrobe, and was astonished with a lovely retro bag she had, I’ve been wanting to write about the wonderful work of Olympia … Continue reading