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Barbara I Gongini
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  • The Leather Jacket

    The Leather Jacket

    No other wardrobe item is as bold and offbeat as the black leather jacket. An undying wardrobe staple for many, the leather jacket has made history as the favorite attire of the rebellious and the avant-garde. Classic cuts have turned it into an item that is at home in classic and conceptual wardrobes alike. Yet there's more to styling this garment than the “biker” look that established it as a cult item. Keep reading to uncover the cultural influence of the black leather jacket and discover new, original designs and styling ideas for men and women.


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  • Multiways

    #MULTIWAYS

    Avant-Garde fashion means no set rules. The concept of styling a piece in several ways is rooted in the movement’s ideal to provide simple but useful garments. In our language, this approach is called MULTIWAYS, therefore experimentation is one of the crucial values that we support and a main pillar of our DNA. Multiways garments are designed to give the wearer a functional piece of fashion with elements easy to adjust, so that it seems like wearing a different piece every time.


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  • Sustainabel Fashion Gets Cemercial

    SUSTAINABLE FASHION STARTS WITH ETHICS & DESIGN

    Sustainable fashion starts with design and with you, the fashion wearer. A sustainable approach to making and buying clothes is key to protecting the planet, as well as the lives of those involved in the creation of garments. At BARBARA I GONGINI, we believe that sustainability is not just a trend, but a cause we can all become part of to secure the future of the upcoming generations. If you’re interested in making a change, keep reading to discover more about sustainability and ethics in fashion and how you can build a green, zero waste wardrobe!


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  • The Last Non 2

    THE NON-TRENDS OF AVANT-GARDE FASHION

    Year after year, fashion trends change, and lead to a continuous adjustment of what is considered popular. However, a lot of fashion trends tend to come back and, with the rise of fast fashion, millennials and the intellectual audience are starting to deem the whole idea of trends as out of style. As summer approaches, this seems to be the year of the avant-garde.


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  • How To Dress Aventg

    HOW TO DRESS AVANT-GARDE

    Many people choose to wear avant-garde clothes because they want to break free from daily expectations. They want to define themselves outside the social norms that dictate how we should decorate and clothe our bodies. If you are one of those people and you want to find out more about how to dress avant-garde, you're in the right place. This article will help you identify the guiding principles of avant-garde fashion, so that you can go out knowing what to look for. You will also find out some of its more conspicuous characteristics, which you can easily integrate into your style.


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  • Aventgarde Fashion 2

    AVANT-GARDE FASHION _ A MODERN DEFINITION

    An unorthodox and radical current, Avant-Garde is synonymous with pushing the boundaries of culture for well over a century. Since its first inception, this movement generated major progress in fields like art, music, architecture, literature, theatre and film and most importantly, fashion. In fashion terms, avant-garde spanned generations of notable designers who reshaped the way people perceive and wear clothes. Characterized as progressive and forward thinking, the once eyebrow-raising style is now a worldwide phenomenon. One of these avant garde designers is Barbara í Gongini, an active participant in the Nordic art discourse, in close collaboration with film, music and photography artists, which all added to her creative process. Keep reading and take a journey through her views on what is avant garde fashion today and how it all started!


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