“The place I work in is very family oriented, my tailors and my team inspires me to be much more ethical with everything that I do with my label. They also taught me about the traditional fabrics of Indonesia which I would hope to work with in the future.”
“Dolls are non-threatening and allow us to project our feelings and ideas onto them. I use Barbies (and Kens) in an attempt to circumvent censorship and talk about more challenging topics. I think I’ve simply found a new way of talking about old things.”
Handmade is the future expecially when it’s combined with traditional and simple materials. Today we’re talking about an original hat designer.
“Body positive means to treat your body and other people’s body with kindness and respect. It’s about understanding that bodies do not have any flaws. All bodies are good bodies.”
“The idea behind the AW17 collection is to re appropriate the inappropriateness, deconstruct and reconstruct, to give abandoned objects a new life or meaning. Unwanted objects such as trash ,cargo box and bubble wraps were used to do mark making for print design and reconstruct them into abstract form.”
” I find myself writing mostly about what I feel, what I hope for others, what I dream, and what I see others go through. I try to express the beauty in all of our emotions.”
Climbing up a 300m (985ft) high building was kicking our adrenaline. However there is something even more exciting. We had the chance to explore an abandoned theme park. The park was closed 15 years ago. It was incredible to see all those former attractions like roller coasters and a ferris wheel which were completely taken back by nature.