Johanna Blakely: Lessons from fashion’s free culture

http://www.ted.com Copyright law’s grip on film, music and software barely touches the fashion industry … and fashion benefits in both innovation and sales, says Johanna Blakley. At TEDxUSC 2010, she talks about what all creative industries can learn from fashion’s free culture. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from … Continue reading “Johanna Blakely: Lessons from fashion’s free culture”

Counterfeit Culture | Seoul: A Look Inside Korea’s Fake Fashion World

Part II Counterfeit Culture Moscow https://youtu.be/MwJTT1D2PbE In recent years, Korea has emerged as one of the world’s fastest-growing fashion markets. Koreans are obsessed with fashion, and the country produces scores of talented designers, many of whom are now breaking out onto the global stage. Beneath the surface, though, there’s an insane market for counterfeit streetwear. … Continue reading “Counterfeit Culture | Seoul: A Look Inside Korea’s Fake Fashion World”

How I Faked My Way to The Top of Paris Fashion Week

Oobah Butler of fake shed restaurant fame is back and this time he’s turned his attention to the world of fashion. Paris Fashion week is iconic amongst A-Listers and fashion inner circles. It’s the place where you find all the next big trends, the crème de la crème of fashion weeks. Georgio Peviani was getting … Continue reading “How I Faked My Way to The Top of Paris Fashion Week”

100 Years of Drag Queen Fashion | Vanity Fair

Explore the history of drag queens and how their fashion, makeup, and style has changed over the past 100 years, from the glamour-inspired, “passable” looks of the the 1940s, to the bolder, more sensational presentations of today. Starring: Shangela Laquifa Wadley, Detox Icunt, Sutan Amrull (Raja), and Kim Chi. Artist: Amaany, Track: Kill Shot Artist: … Continue reading “100 Years of Drag Queen Fashion | Vanity Fair”

The High Cost of Our Cheap Fashion | Maxine Bédat | TEDxPiscataquaRiver

Do you know where your clothes come from? The apparel industry is one of the biggest violators of both the environment and human rights. In this compelling and information-packed talk, co-founder of Zady Maxine Bédat shows how you can take back the power of your wardrobe, and feel better in (and better about) your clothes. … Continue reading “The High Cost of Our Cheap Fashion | Maxine Bédat | TEDxPiscataquaRiver”