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Liat Brandel Gilon | Mad Scissoring Skills Gone Wild | July 3.14

At first glance I immediately imagined a crazy office supply party happening in front my eyes, while looking at Liat Brandel Gilon’s Casual Couture. Truth be told, Liat’s debut collection is based on Fake Reality, her 2013 graduate collection. However, this time around, Liat took her mad scissoring skills to a more practical level but …

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World Break | New Market Goods | Bangladesh Calling | June 30.14

Usually I don’t post two Wold Break posts in a row but there is always a first time for everything. When my fellow MSSer, Stephen Jameskennedy, shared with me his New Market Goods partnership with Deshal (a small community of artisans in Dhaka) “to produce a line of popover shirts, with the goal of better …

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Note Fashion | Spread Your Wings | January 21.14

Sometimes you see a shirt and you have an immediate connection with it. Right? I hope I don’t sound too crazy… Anyways, the minute I spotted this shirt something inside me paused. Maybe it’s the silhouette or maybe it has something to do with the pattern of the fabric. Either way, I’m in love with …

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Eliran Nargassi | Black White & Pink | December 17.13

Oh Eliran Nargassi, you surly know how to rock my world time after time! With only a second collection under his belt, Eliran’s Black White & Pink holds so much beauty and strength while channeling his minimal signature touch. It’s no surprise that Eliran was inspired by Robert Mapplethorpe’s photographs and especially his Ken, Lydia …

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Student Break | Liat Brandel Gilon | Reality Check! | October 3.13

When I first bumped into Liat Brandel Gilon‘s graduate collection all I could think of was: I love paper, I love this collection and if my favorite stationary designer and my favorite fashion designer would collaborate this is exactly what would be their love child. And boy, I was wrong. Fake Reality, Liat’s graduate collection …

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Student Break | Tal Kilshon | Collage of Different Times | September 17.13

Different cultures, different aesthetics and one unified collage that goes by the name “Pastiche”. Under the influence of folklore, Tal Kilshon, a recent graduate of the Fashion Design Department at the Shenkar College, built a mix of “old world” elements and modern culture. You can sense the fascinating tension between the old and the new …

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Student Break | George Zaid | The Dark Side of Tradition | August 29.13

George Zaid is a 23 y/o Arab-Christian, who decided to explore the dark side of tradition. In his Kýrie, Eléison graduate collection, he followed the Orthodox monks of Mount Athos. If you are a male, spiritual and want to live in the most beautiful part of Greece, Mount Athos is the place for you. However, …

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Student Break | Yael Gaizler | Aloha!/Helloa! | August 20.13

You have no idea how much I’ve missed writing about fashion design graduates. And then Yael Gaizler and her Helloa! collection came along. Yael, a 2013 graduate of the Shenkar College, took me by surprise. I wasn’t expecting to find all this beauty in one massive explosion of color, textures and materials. But I did! …

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