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Posts Tagged ‘brazil’

An interview with Stratis Kastrisianakis, co-founder of Nakedbutsafe magazine

Principal Colour have just introduced me to one of their newest clients: a very exciting art, fashion and photography magazine, straight out of Greece. Meet Stratis Kastrisianakis and Manos Samartzis, creators with principles. We like.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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Nakedbutsafe magazine is a beautiful new arts, fashion and photography magazine with a conscience, produced in Greece, printed in the UK at Principal Colour, and available worldwide. Co-founder Stratis Kastrisianakis explains the thinking behind the creation of his new publication in more depth:

Nakedbutsafe dreaming of another world
Nakedbutsafe dreaming of another world
What does Nakedbutsafe mean and how did you decide upon the name for your new magazine?
Nakedbutsafe means that our magazine… read more

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An interview with Alberto Arcangeli: the musical maestro behind Pop Down The Rabbit Hole

Italian Alberto Arcangeli is a musical wonder: he played every single instrument on his debut album and he's just won a prestigious animation prize for his video for Wheels and Love. But, by day, he is a finance manager. Read on....

Written by Amelia Gregory

Alberto Arcangeli by Gigi Gray. He’s gained plaudits as far away as China. He blends genres and styles in a totally inimitable way, all by himself. From the dreamy pop […]

The Amazon: Can Fashion Save the Rainforest? A talk with Bia Saldanha

Bia Saldanha - fashion designer and eco warrior extraordinaire – sat down with The Observer’s Lucy Siegle and novelist Ed Siegle at The Hub in Kings Cross last Thursday, in an imperative discussion on the rainforest, our consumer choices and saving our planet from a slow death by fast fashion.

Written by Georgia Takacs

Illustration by Charlotte Hoyle “We are consumers, addicted. We need to ask ourselves – this t-shirt, where did it come from? A devastated place with devastated people?” – Bia Saldanha, […]

Dagmar A/W 2011: Sophisticated chic… environment and animal friendly

Swedish luxury brand Dagmar chooses to work environmentally friendly options into their latest collection, with fantastic results…

Written by Matt Bramford

Illustration by Claire Kearns Swedish fashion house Dagmar launched in the Spring of 2005 and its uncompromising new take on luxury has captivated fashion audiences around the world. Swedish hip-sisters […]

MAC Semi-Precious Collection: New Mineral Make Up Range from the Mata Atlantica Coast of Brazil

MAC launched their latest make up range in the US last week, but it's coming to the UK very soon. Introducing MAC Semi-Precious, based on semi-precious minerals Bronzite, Black Tourmaline, Gold Pyrite and Lilac Lepidolite, mined on the Mata Atlantica Brazilian coast.

Written by Amelia Gregory

MAC Semi-Precious range by Antonia Parker. Her lady wears Hint of Sapphire on eyes, Geo Pink on lips, Warmth of Coral blush. The background is inspired by Blue Sheen eyeshadow. […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland Off Out Of Schedule A/W 2011 in Łódź: Vitor

Portuguese fashion created by a Brazilian and shown in Poland. We live in such an international world! Vitor normally shows at Moda Lisboa but joined Fashion Week Poland on Sunday 8th May as part of the Off Out Of Schedule shows. Lovely stuff.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Vitor A/W 2011 by Sam Parr. Sunday began at Off Out Of Schedule with a super quick and well edited showing from our friend Vitor (or V!tor, as it is […]

Veja launch ‘Projet Numero Deux’ – satchels and sacks, ethical style

Ethical trainer brand Veja launch a line of chic day bags, leather satchels and rucksacks at the Darkroom…

Written by Matt Bramford

The Darkroom on Lamb’s Conduit Street, illustrated by June Chanpoomidole A little while ago (read: ages ago and I’m only just getting around to writing this) I went along to […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Catwalk Review : Issa

A Brazilian take on Bollywood and some eye-popping party dresses were the order of the day at the Issa S/S 2011 catwalk show at Somerset House.

Written by Lauren Smith

With Illustrations by Natasha Thompson Hold on to your hats kids, the turban is back! Or it is if Issa has her way. According to the Brazilian-born designer S/S 11 […]

An interview with photographer Andrew Meredith

Amelia’s Magazine talks to the pensive man behind the lens about his new exhibition ‘Excursions’, showing at Riverside Studios

Written by Kat Phan

Havana, Cuba 2009 How do you define good travel photography? I’m not sure what other people think but for me, it’s an image that beckons with its infusion of colours, […]

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An Interview with Rodrigo Souto

From tattoos to collage, Rodrigo Souto is a talented young artist hailing from Brazil. We sit down to have a chat about art, tattoos and street painting...

Written by Amica Lane

All Images Courtesy of Rodrigo Souto One of my favourite things about collages, is the incorporation of materials from a wealth of different sources to create a finished project; rather […]

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Osklen AW10 at Sao Paulo Fashion Week- Exclusive Report

On Sunday our special reporter Mariana Guimaraes joined Brazil’s stylish elite for the launch of Sao Paulo Fashion Week and as lucky enough to catch the Osklen show

Written by Mariana Guimarães

Talking about winter fashion in a tropical country can always be a little tricky, especially in the middle of January. It is oh-so-hot here in Sao Paulo, where everyone is […]

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Ctrl.Alt.Shift – Current Affairs & a Double Shot of Tequila

The HQ at Ctrl.Alt.Shift is unleashing their Corruption Issue into general bookshops! Art editor Valerie Pezeron investigates!

Written by Valerie Pezeron

Photograph courtesy of Ctrl.Alt.Shift. Ctrl.Alt.Shift is a seriously cool experimental youth initiative dedicated to politicising a new generation of activists for social justice and global change. Last time I heard […]

Luciano Scherer: Portrait of a Young Man

Interview

Written by Alice Watson

22 year old Luciano Scherer is truly dedicated to his cause. Working 8-10 hours a day, 7 days week, he produces paintings, sculptures and animation until his back hurts too […]

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Hero of the Week

Chico Mendes

Written by Lucy Jones

Launching Earth’s Drrrruuuu(drum roll) rrrrrapp… Environmentalist Hero of the Week! I’m going to be honest I’m not entirely sure how this is going to pan out, possible winners may range […]