ART/FASHION

CAAFD: A Review

The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers (CAAFD) is a non-profit organization whose goal is to bolster aspiring fashion designers and in their own words, “help those emerging designers get a foot in the door.”   Chelsea Piers was packed and of the three designers presenting, the first was Mouton Blanc. In French, ​mouton blanc​ […]

ART/FASHION

Hakan Akkaya Glam Rock

 In the early 1970’s, a movement was wriggling around in the United Kingdom. Strutting onto the scene in platform boots, and bellbottoms came Glam Rock. Just a little south-east, at the end of that very same decade, Turkey was developing their first feminist movement. Fast forward to Sunday, four decades later, Turkish designer Hakan Akkaya […]