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What is the Upside to the $425 Mud Jeans?

The news Just a couple of days ago, news broke of giant retailer Nordstrom selling “muddy jeans”. The retailer has posted on their website a pair of Barracuda Straight Leg Jeans, created by Japanese clothing designer PRPS that has taken the concept of “distressed jeans” to the next level. The brand did no add the [...]

By | April 26th, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments

Menswear Trend: Couture Sportswear

Colorful sportswear by Mai Gidah In today’s hectic world, we often have so many needs, as our lives are becoming increasingly dynamic and energetic. We’re always doing very different things, going to different places and meeting with many people. This is why, many people are always trying to grab onto many things at [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|Culture, Fashion World, Forecasts|0 Comments

AC Mood Board: Medieval Clothed Horses

A tournament or tourney (derived from the Old French torneiement or tornei) was a chivalrous competition or mock fight that was organized in Europe in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance period (12th to 16th centuries).   Tournaments consisted of a series of mounted or armored combats in which knights competed to see whose skills [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|Culture, Fashion History|2 Comments

The 6 Goddesses of Modeling You Should Know

For a woman, her beauty is her crowning glory, but beauty is in the end more than just looks. Beauty is something that comes from the inside; it’s the projection of a constellation of characteristics such as poise, kindness and power that make someone bold and noteworthy. In this roundup, discover our top goddesses of [...]

By | April 8th, 2017|Culture, Fashion History|2 Comments

The Double Meaning of Androgyny in Fashion

Tilda Swinton In recent years, many designers, muses and stylists have worked with the concept of androgyny in their fashion campaigns, artworks or blogs. The media landscape, as well as the advertising landscape and the runway shows of today are full of androgynous looks. While to many people it may seem obvious what [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Culture, Fashion Editorials|0 Comments

Five Fashion Items You Can Splurge On

Fashion doesn’t just come in different patterns, colors and cuts. There are tons of options available in a variety of prices – you can find anything you want with a lavish price tag or shop for things stunningly cheap. Buying things in a different price range can sometimes mean different outcomes in terms of quality, [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Culture, Fashion Editorials|0 Comments

Tracksuits as Casual Wear?

Tracksuits are one of the big controversies of the fashion world. Not a deep and serious controversy, but a fun, relaxed and cool one. Designed primarily for sporty activities, track suits are sometimes worn by people as casual everyday clothes. This is something that divides people into more camps: is it stylish to wear a [...]

By | March 25th, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments

Hopes for Fashion

There are many discussions today about the changes that are going on in the fashion world. The advent of new means of communication and the rapid change in technology we’ve seen over the last 17 years has marked many aspects of culture, including fashion. In this time, fashion blogging has become a very important part [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Culture, Fashion Editorials, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments

10 Great Quotes about Beards

Throughout history, men have always had a very complex relationship with their beards. Many men love them, some are not really that fond of beards and others are very particular about what goes and what does not, beardwise. Regardless of how you look at it, everyone sees the beard as a symbol: for some, a [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|Culture, Fashion History|0 Comments

The Best Dressed Men from the 2017 Oscars

The 2017 edition of the Academy Awards took place on February 26 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The ceremony honored achievements 2016 films divided into 24 categories. The Oscars were hosted for the first time by comedian Jimmy Kimmel and was broadcast in the United States by ABC, as well as by [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Celebrities, Culture, Red Carpet|1 Comment

Men’s Clothes as Status

Fashion has many meanings in society. It conveys identity, personality, group belonging and more. Clothing can be political and it can be art. One of the things that clothing almost always is is a symbol of social status.   Great fashion by Boss   Social status is defined as “a person's standing or [...]

By | February 24th, 2017|Corporate Fashion, Culture, Fashion Editorials|1 Comment

AC Mood Board: Ainu Aesthetics

The Ainu people are considered to be the indigenous population of Japan. The Ainu arrived in Japan around 14,000 years ago, which is 10,000 years before the Japanese. Today, there live only between 20,000 to 60,000 people who identify as Ainu. Most of them live on Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido. Originally, the Ainu culture [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Culture, Fashion History|0 Comments

Is There a Crisis in Fashion Blogging?

Concept: fashion blog A few years ago, the concept of “fashion blogger” was a big trend in the online world. Not only because of its numeric value – it was estimated around 2012 that there were more than 2 million fashion blogs worldwide, but also because of the bloggers’ influence on style and culture. There [...]

By | February 18th, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|2 Comments

The Best Dressed Men from the 2017 Grammys

The 59th edition took place on February 12th. Held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the event was broadcast in the USA by the CBS network. The main music awards ceremony came as every year accompanied by a red carpet event, where the celebrities of the music industry showcased their clothes and accessories. Discover [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Celebrities, Culture, Red Carpet|0 Comments

How to Channel Elvis in Everyday Streetwear

In the world of Rock 'n' Roll, no name bears more significance than Elvis Presley. The undisputed King of the genre, has a legacy that is so strong, that it has turned him into a legendary figure in pop culture and one of the most well known music icons in the world, as Biography shares [...]

By | February 4th, 2017|Celebrities, Culture, Fashion and Music|0 Comments

Finding Your Love Online: A Few Myths and a Couple of Tips

If you still believe that social networks, dating websites and mobile apps can’t help in building the relationships in real life, you’d be surprised. Statistics show that only in 2014, about 33% of the couples found each other online. And by 2040 the share of relationships that started online is predicted to grow up to [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments

The Best Dressed Men from the 2017 SAG Awards

The 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, also known as the SAG Awards took place on January 29. The ceremony, which was broadcast in the USA on two TV channels at the same time, TNT and TBS, honored the best achievements in film and television performances for the year 2016. As usually, the SAG Awards [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Celebrities, Culture, Fashion World|2 Comments

The Gap in the Body Positive Movement

Although the runways have been breaking down gender barriers, implementing more and more co-ed fashion shows, there seems to still remain some gap areas that need to be bridged – one of which is body image issues. Body Positive Movement influencer Tim Gunn has openly discussed on numerous occasions this industry gap, namely that designers [...]

By | January 15th, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|1 Comment

Trend Forecasting: Fashion Weeks Ahead (2017/2018)

A new year brings a new season of Fashion Weeks around the world. While most collections for the spring-summer 2017 season have been already unveiled, in 2017 we will see the collections for the autumn-winter 2017-18 season and for the spring-summer 2018 season. Fashion Weeks happen all over the world and AC is happy to [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments

The Best Dressed Men of the 2017 Golden Globes

The 74th edition of the Golden Globe Awards, also known as The Golden Globes was held on January 8, 2017 at The Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The ceremony, which honored the best in American television and film production, was televised in the USA by NBC. As usually, there were a lot of [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Celebrities, Culture, Red Carpet|0 Comments

Thoughts on Project Runway Season 15

The 15th season of Project Runway has recently just wrapped up and it was a very colorful and dynamic season. The 16 designers that were chosen from the numerous audition tapes sent had to impress the judges, Nina Garcia – creative director for Marie Claire, designer Zac Posen and, of course, Heidi Klum.   [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|Culture, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments

Fashion Forward: Keywords of 2016. Where to Next?

Fashion is all about what is going to happen tomorrow and what will be cool tomorrow. To discover what will be “in” in the near or far future, one can always look back, as “you can’t really have a future without having a past”. We have put together a guide of the main fashion keywords [...]

By | January 2nd, 2017|Culture, Fashion Editorials, Opinion And Commentary|0 Comments