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Making a change through Sport

Back in 1923, Albert Messmer developed one of the first football cleats in the world, together sith his brother Michael Ludwig Messmer, they founded the company Messmer & Co. that would go on to become known as hummel. A Danish footwear and sportswear brand with deep roots in football and handball, gone from being German to becoming Danish, this one of the oldest teamsport brands had been worn by big football teams like Real Madrid, Tottenham Hotspurs, Aston Villa, and the Danish national football team and today the sponsor of some the biggest clubs and players within handball. Signing the first sponsorship deal in 1968, fast ...
Category: Fashion

Dancing in the rain!

“I’m singing in the rain Just singing in the rain What a glorious feelin’ …” Remember the scene where Gene Kelly dance and sing in the movie Singing in the Rain (1952)  ? You might have wondered how glorious it is to dance in the rain when you get absolutely soaked and need to get on with your day? Ok, it IS actually quite fun to play in the rain, but realistically speaking there aren’t many chances we can do that. Danish brand RAINS, specializing in raincoats might be a solution for you to really do that (I’ve tested it trust me). Based in Aarhus, Jutland, RAINS launched with just one product in 2012: a poncho. The sea...
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Carcel- no stock, no waste, only good cause

Carcel, a Danish clothing brand that is new to many, but making a huge impact globally. Set to transform problems into solutions by re-evaluating every step of the supply chain, they set up productions in women’s prisons, and only uses 100% natural materials local to the country of production. Each Carcel garment is made by women in prison in order to empower them to obtain a crime-free future and break with poverty.  The designs are made to last beyond seasons and launched in limited batches to eliminate stock and waste. The result is desirable, long-lasting and non-seasonal designs that are born classics. We talk about susta...
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When innovation meets fashion on a sustainable ground

Are you a shoe person or a bag person? I am a bit of both, but I love a good quality bag that is classic, stylish and practical. A few years ago I discovered by chance this independent brand online, von Halzhausen, and I bought my first handheld handbag from their collection. The quality, the design and the price point is just simply perfect. Launched in 2015, this Malibu-based accessories brand with a focus on design, sustainability, and quality of life offers a well-edited assortment of essential, easy to wear bags and accessories in timeless palettes, at prices that leave out the traditional retail mark–up. Vicki von Holz...
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The 60:90 Brazilian myth

Here comes Summer, the season for sunshine and beach, junk trips and water sports. Now one of the biggest headache a lot of people (women in particular), is finding the right set (or sets) of bikini. I am a strong believer in picking the right fit would work magic. Rather than having a “perfect” body shape, finding what actually compliments and work with your body shape is more important. Growing up as a professional swimmer, I have very precise requirement when I purchase swimwear. For me, most bikinis in the market are more made for sunbathing on the shore, or walking around the poolside rather than really being in the water ...
Category: Designer