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The fashion photography recycle machine

Nowadays, selfies rule the world (and the internet). Who hasn’t taken a selfie in the last 3 years with their smartphone? Although the term “selfie” is something of the last few years, they are actually self-portrait snapshots with a new name. Making a self-portrait is not new at all (Vincent van Gogh would agree). Selfies are just self-portraits in a recycled form. Although you can follow take-the-perfect-selfie classes nowadays, I definitely wouldn’t put under the professional photography category… No, we still have real photographers for that.
However, recycling old ideas is of all times. It happens in music, fashion and photography. Althought it happens more often in the present, they also definitely knew how to recycle ideas in the old days. Today I am focussing on fashion photography. Every picture that you see in a magazine has its own story and meaning, but more importantly it often has its roots somewhere in the past. Important …

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A touch of Empire Elegance

June 15, 2014 | Retro Fashion | 1 comment

Photo by Shannon van den Berg

When you are a woman and you are looking at lovely fashion looks, you want to own them all. And fast. So in this hi-tech society, I still feel like there is something missing. Something which I would like to call instant-display-post. Meaning you click (or swipe), you pay and then it magically appears in your house three seconds later. I will keep dreaming about this invention. However, I do appreciate the nowadays webshop era. Because some years ago there were not as many webshops as today. In fact, online shopping was not even that popular. Can you imagine? Today it’s an important part of lifestyle. Especially when you’re looking for unique (fashion) items.
If you follow this blog (and my facebook community) closely, you will not be surprised when I say that I adore the vintage feminine look. Dots, high waisted tight pencil skirts and …

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Question mark fashion

May 9, 2013 | Retro Fashion | 0 comments

When it comes to fashion there are some flavours:
– Fashion to wear
– Fashion for the runway
– Fashion which leaves you with a lot of question marks
Here are a few fashion picks from the question mark fashion category:
 
 Let’s start with some Kermit love…

Source: chickypicky.net

 
Try to walk on these…

Source: fabsugar.com

 
…or these


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