High Fashion Is A Prison In These Striking Print Ads Opposing Child Labor (3)

High FashionA line of women and men, starting from twentysomethings to senior citizens, and wearing every thing from denims to luxurious labels, snaked down Fifth and across the block. But given the appropriate setting — a couture bridal magazine, an artwork gallery cocktail social gathering, a Bryant Park tent in the fall — this girl can be thought-about a renegade, pushing vogue in the one path it goes — forward — and winning admiring stares as she posed for pictures together with her retired astronaut husband-to-be (wearing a full astronaut suit, natch).

The collaborations have proved invaluable to the company, as a approach to promote its brand recognition” and get individuals into its shops, but they have additionally helped revolutionize the posh enterprise, erasing the road between high and low fashion, and turning previously rarefied style designers into one thing akin to mainstream celebrities. You would not expect wardrobe classics like … Read the rest

High Tech Meets High Fashion, Millennial

High FashionThe striped patterns on dresses, shirts, tunics and sweaters change into jail bars—with small, sad faces peeking by way of—on this Brazilian marketing campaign towards baby labor. Sometimes in this huge ol’ trend world, high and low are just synonyms for straightforward and troublesome. This is a welcome shift from the extra competitive and expensive method of current years, when traits moved at lightning speed and the emphasis was on standing out via skintight dresses and boldly labeled purses, which feel an increasing number of out of place in the light of rising awareness of income inequality. Though I doubt we’ll see Anna Wintour in Costco khakis anytime soon, it does appear that she, together with the opposite editors, stylists, and designers who make up the fashion elite, obtained the message.

We’d also argue that high fashion often has way more to do with environment than expense or high quality. … Read the rest