Wearing the exact same outfit for an entire week is a bit excessive (though doable!), but we’ve proven with our experiment that we don’t have to be slaves to fast fashion. Little stylistic changes can go a long way without the need for a closet full of clothes you’ll never wear. I’ve been doing it for five years, and it took four full days of the same outfit for anyone to notice.
Ms. Kawakubo regards her fashions and their environments as a Gesamtkunstwerk, or “total work of art.” This synthesis is reflected in the exhibition, designed as a complete expression of the Comme des Garons “universe.” It is intended to be a holistic, immersive experience, facilitating a personal engagement with the fashions on display. A pathway is suggested by the numbers in an exhibit booklet, beginning with these red ensembles that reflect Kawakubo’s enduring preoccupation with blurring the boundaries between body and dress.
What’s next? AMD doesn’t seem to understand branding. It’s why ADIDAS, Nike or Coca Cola are so recognizable. They don’t change or add anything. Here we go again. Six months ago, I presented my thoughts about a report by Chinese NGO Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs (IPE) that leveled complaints against the IT/Electronics industry and the overall performance of nearly 30 major manufacturers and their respective key parts suppliers. The report focused on “the openness of IT firms and their responsiveness to reports of al violations at suppliers”.
Recently, I was invited to an educational meeting regarding a first grade boy whom I see as a private occupational therapy client. The principal, parents, his former kindergarten teacher, new first grade teacher, school psychologist, and private therapist were all there. This little boy struggles with attention in the classroom and making social connections with peers..
“The media misreported this as 12,000 injuries.”But that’s not all that went wrong.After the race, organizers handed out gift bags that included bars of purple soap in packages with English text and pictures of grapes. Some runners, unable to understand the English packaging, mistook the soap for energy bars, ate them and fell sick.Xu shakes his head when recalling last year’s marathon.”Nobody can prove who ate the soap,” he says. “We thought we were helping runners by giving them some soap for their showers afterwards! We’ve learned our lesson.
Should we be worried about Rory? Some people may say it’s just the Poa Anna grass that he traditionally struggles on and he’ll come good for the majors. Indeed he finished Riviera with two rounds in the 60s and a top 25. Moreover, in the desert he came in the top 5 in Abu Dhabi and was just pipped to victory in Dubai by an inspired Haotong Li..