Treating songwriting and music like she is writing her diary, Etta Bond’s music is deeply personal and ever so meaningful. Her music expresses the importance of evoking and dealing with emotions and feelings rather than ignoring them. It’s the honesty and intimacy within her sensual and recognisable voice that really gives it authenticity and creates such a strong connection with listeners. Once you hear her voice, it’s hard not to pay full attention.
One of the photographers we admire the most, Guy Aroch envisions New York as a 1970s-hued dreamscape in NOWNESS’s short “The Magic Gap”. It’s part of NOWNESS’ weekly #DefineBeauty series spotlighting the different aesthetic tropes surrounding body image. Guy Arochs contribution evolves around an abstract look at the much-documented thigh-gap obsession.
Photography & Styling: Jan Prengel
Model: Yasmin Hoffmann
Hair & MUA: Lena Mittelbach
Clothing: Victoria’s Secret & H&M
It’s SETURDAY again. This time we channel our inner Kavinsky and hit the road for an intense “Night Drive” with tracks provided by Chromatics, Daft Punk, Justice, Washed Out, Chrystal Castles and many more. Put on your driving gloves and get going.
The first menswear collection we saw this season at Berlin Fashion Week was by Ivan Mandzukic, whose SS14 collection made a strong impression on us already. For AW14 he drew inspiration from Alejandro Jodorowskys classic “Der Heilige Berg” from 1973. It’s interesting how Ivan transforms his initial ideas into little details that are subtly attached to his collections. Looking at it in terms of fashion as a form of art, his inspirations don’t speak “loud” enough through the pieces – but at the current state of menswear, this is just natural. His collection splits the difference between precise and casual with a creamy and soft colour palette. (more…)