Take a look at the fashion circus in a way you’ve never seen before. The new exhibition ‘Backstage/Frontstage’ at Hasselt offers a unique look behind the scenes of the biggest fashion shows. From following backstage photographer Marleen Daniëls to the rush at the make-up tables and exclusive works from Dior, Dries Van Noten, Walter Van Beirendonck and so on. Discover the exhibition below or at Modemuseum Hasselt, open for public till 17.03.2019.
Caroline Helsen is only seventeen but she is already conquering the hearts of everyone in the fashion industry who used to or still loves Barbie. The Instagram account McCarbie, a combination of her name Caroline and Barbie created when she was sixteen, includes mini designer outfits from the latest collections you can spot at the Fashion Weeks.
It’s time for Barbie to step up her game with the most fashionable looks of the moment. “When I was 13, I was fed up with the typical glitter clothes for Barbie so I decided to sew my own clothes for me and my sister, which we thought was way cooler.”
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The weather makes it feel like autumn is making its way and that is why I came up with a quick DIY idea to change a transparent summer bag into autumn-worthy one to match your outfit.
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This month I visited an exhibition about two Dutch designers named Viktor&Rolf. Both friends who met at school established their brand after their names in 1993 and soon got well known in the fashion industry including collections with a mix of avant-garde and art. No wonder that the ‘Kunsthal’ in Rotterdam dedicated an exclusive exhibition of the iconic duo.
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June, a month where fashion students show off their hard work to the public. By far the most important one is the graduation show from the students at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp. The school is known for its promising names (Dries Van Noten, Walter Van Beirendonck, Ann Demeulemeester,…) who graduated in the 80’s and made Belgian fashion happen. Curious to see who are their successors?
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Clothing with a lot of inspiration, that is typical for the 39 year old designer Jean-Paul Lespagnard. He brings the best collections together in the original fashion expo ‘Reflection’. Where a surprise hides behind every corner.
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While the fashion weeks are passing by in different cities, it’s time to pick out MAINIC’s favourites from the past shows in Copenhagen and New York. Where two brands gave me three looks we’d love for the upcoming fall/winter (while this winter isn’t even over yet, the fashion world is already looking forward).
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