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PHOTOGRAPHY

Impossible Project, mai più senza Polaroid

A che serve questo dannato mondo meccanico? A che serve una calcolatrice scrivente, quando hai davanti almeno tre device che ti possono aiutare a mettere insieme tutti i numeri di cui la tua vita quotidiana ha bisogno? A che serve la rubrica telefonica quando non devi far altro che tappare due pulsanti per avere il …

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FASHION / PILLS

Prepara lo zainetto e viaggia in Europa con Meltin’Pot

Pronti a vivere una sensazionale cinque giorni fra Amsterdam e Berlino, in cerca dei luoghi più significativi di queste città? Se la risposta è affermativa, non vi resta che partecipare al concorso Let’s Hit The Road che Meltin’Pot ha aperto oggi, fino al 23 giugno, per trovare i volti maschili e femminili della campagna pubblicitaria …

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MUSIC / TRACK OF THE WEEK

Track Of The Week// My Made Up Spook

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“Speak Your Mind Speak” EP realizzato l’anno scorso dal duo di Berlino The/Das aveva ricevuto gran bei consensi dalla blogosfera. Dopo mesi, si ritorna in pista con un nuovo singolo “My Made Up Spook” che ci porta per mano alla scoperta di quello che sarà il nuovo album Freezer, in uscita il 18 Agosto 2014 …

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ART / BERLIN

A Berlino per Blue INVASION by Comme des Garçons

La scorsa settimana siamo stati invitati a Berlino da Comme des Garçons e Puig all’evento lancio di Blue INVASION, la nuova fragranza (in realtà ben tre!) del brand giapponese. Il rapporto inscindibile tra quest’ultimo e l’arte è ormai noto – basta dare un’occhiata al suo sito – ed è proprio ciò che ci aspettavamo di …

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BERLIN / DESIGN

PhotoReport – Bread&Butter Berlin 2012

La singolarità del Bread & Butter di Berlino sta nel suo essere un’esperienza. Qui, all’aeroporto di Berlin-Tempelhof, la street fashion si presenta in tutte le sue sfumature e non si tratta solo di “moda”. Tutto contribuisce ad una resa up-to-date: la spettacolarità degli allestimenti, la gente, la musica e i must have da scoprire camminando …

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ART / BOOKS

Medicines for the soul: Wordpharmacy

Clearly inspired by the amazing project The Flow Market, half eco – half design, (Denmark 2004), Danish visionnaires are coming back with another mind-opening hybrid between poetry and art. Written and produced by Morten Søndergaard and designed by Christian Ramsø, Wordpharmacy project is described as “a concrete poetical work, which playfully equates the structure of …

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FASHION / PRODUCT

Lunettes Kollektion

Born in Berlin, Lunettes Kollektion sparkles with new creative energy while staying grounded in history, just like the city it calls home. Designer Uta Geyer has brought the timeless forms and styles of vintage frames together with the energy and vitality of contemporary Berlin street-life. Still keeping it traditional and authentic by producing the eyeglasses …

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FASHION / PRODUCT

MBFW Berlin – Perret Schaad SS2012

Parting from their repertoire of neutral colors with a dash of bold highlight, PerretSchaad now works this season with an array of yellows, greens, and red presented in large scale folds, pockets, and diagonal dagger slashes. In that light, we at POLKADOT asked a few faces to provide us with keywords to describe PerretSchaad’s Spring/Summer …

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Mykita x Uslu Airlines

Two of Berlin’s coolest brands, eyewear manufacturer Mykita and luxury cosmetics brand Uslu Airlines, joined forces and came up with the newest trend: matching sunglasses and nail polish. For this limited edition, they have paired up three colors of Bob & Eve aviator frames with matching nail polish in three shades: muddy grey (MYK), …

FASHION

MBFW 2011 – VLADIMIR KARALEEV

You can almost imagine the death knell ringing, ushering the deceased, with Vladimir Karaleev’s collection for MBFW 2011. This Bulgarian designer rejects traditional cuts and presents geometric silhouettes with an underlying theme of gravity, or perhaps a seriousness of life. Karaleev softens the darkness with muted blues, olive greens, and pale browns. The garments fall from …

EVENTS / Exibition

Bread & Butter, Berlin: Urbanwear ready for take-off

Monumental entrance of Tempelhof Airport

Bench: Vibrant blues highlight subdued colours

Dust's one-of-a-kind-creation. Dust is one of 77 international street artists, designing for the Eastpak charity-project. Simply visit www.eastpak.com/artiststudio

"Wir sind die Roboter!"-G-Star didn't spare no expense for their displays and was traded as one of the hottest exhibitors.

Streetwear-styles from Björkvin, Kopenhagen

Custo Barcelona relies …

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MBFW 2011 – Plauener Spitze + Irene Luft

We witness a german winter and yet the onset of spring with this year’s show from Plauener Spitze in collaboration with Irene Luft. Or perhaps a contemporary take on Natoire’s “Le Reveille de Venus”? Transparency and opacity intersect as the designers play a hide and seek game with the primary use of lace. The absolute lack …