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Women’s Clothes in the Twenty-First Century

January 14, 2009 by · 3 comments

Anca Vlasopolos Photo: Rudolfo Nunez I’ll confess: I shop for my husband. I buy him shoes, underwear, shirts, ties, slacks, jackets, belts, even overcoats. It’s easy. Shirts: 16×32; pants 36×32; jackets 42 regular; shoes 11 and a half B. I cannot shop for my daughter, who’s a willowy 5’9”, 115 pounds, with broad shoulders, a […]

Fashion quotations I

December 30, 2008 by · 4 comments

Photo: trialsanderrors Fashions fade, style is eternal. Yves Saint Laurent Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening. Coco Chanel If you are not in fashion, you are nobody. Lord Chesterfield Zest is […]

Fashion now

December 27, 2008 by · 1 comment

Photo: 2dogs_productions “Making things happen is a natural extension of myself.” Issey Miyake A-Poc “Personality is what gives life to design.” Michael Michalsky Adidas “Fashion is a language.” Af Vandevorst

Fashion Forecast Autumn 2008

November 4, 2008 by · 2 comments

Katherine Van Hook Gulley Clothes, Hair and Make-Up Advice for a Fall Makeover Every season we are bombarded by fashion designers, all hoping to create the latest trends that will catch the public’s attention… and pocket book. From New York to Milan, it can become a head-spinning confusion to take in and try to process […]

Welcome to Public Republic!

September 14, 2008 by · 1 comment

Dear friends, We are now “officially” starting our Public Republic project in English! Encouraged by the exciting success of the journal in Bulgaria ( and by the enthusiasm of our US-editor Katerina Stoykova-Klemer, we prepared the site in a similarly broad manner as the Bulgarian edition. We believe, we will soon have many contributions, a […]