Some BoF-news



Reading this really interesting article about Stüssy, it hit me why I love the fashion world: it connect us!
No matter where you´re from, what taste in music you have, your job, your childhood, your income, how you define yourself- I have met and seen people you never thought would speak to it other connect because they love a brand or a certain shoe or handbag or piece of jewelry. And what´s interesting about Stüssy is the love and fascination we feel about the logo because somehow I get the feeling that kind of reaction go way back to the stone age and graffiti on the cave walls; it speaks to us- the written word in a pleasant shape.

HERE´S THE ARTICLE

Can AI robots replace humans in the sewing factories? Another article about it. I can definitely see pro and cons to this but my main question are: we still have problem to take care of so called Waste clothes (Large parties coming from factories that have been incorrect or in the wrong color and can not be sold to clothing on sale no one buys) and now they come up with robots that is able to produce million of pieces/year. From a environmental point of view, it doesn´t sound good. But, I have hope because a lot of companies, not only in fashion business, are looking for solution to turn waste into useful and ways to take care of them without destroying humans or nature so cross fingers!

HERE´S THE ARTICLE

Somehow, this article about the brand Louis Vuitton reminds me of a book of marvelous Terry Pratchett in where he describe the wold of opera: the follower and leaders are almost an own specific race themselves, there are rules to follow and never break, it cost money and you can never do a profit on it and either you get it or not!

HERE´S THE ARTICLE