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Mago’s Modernism

Fashion and Modernism

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...Introduction Swedish film and theater director Ingmar Bergman is probably best known for his gloomy and heavy psychological dramas, and for his portrayals of characters who suffer mentally or physically and who are forced—by internal...

Looking Behind The Scenes Of Swedish Fashion Forecasting

The Fashion Forecasters : A Hidden History of Color and Trend Prediction

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

Book chapter

...In what is called the “fashion system,” there are a number of sectors with different actors and institutions that create fashionable international clothing as each season is launched in the West.Yuniya Kawamura, Fashion-ology...

Collection L

Fashion in Fiction : Text and Clothing in Literature, Film, and Television

Berg, 2009

Book chapter

...Collection L takes its departure from interviews and meetings with a group of homosexual women in Stockholm in 2007. Springing from questions about identity, sexuality, body, and clothes, I transformed my impression of these women...

Creating Orderly Chaos: An Interview with Naomi Itkes

Fashion Stylists : History, Meaning and Practice

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

...Stockholm-based Naomi Itkes’ professional career started at the turn of the millennium when, aged just twenty-one, she began working for Swedish Bon Magazine. From 2005 to 2008 she ran Litkes, a magazine that combined fashion...

‘Much news from the fashion frontier’: Swedish neutrality and diffusion of Paris fashion during World War Two

Paris Fashion and World War Two : Global Diffusion and Nazi Control

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

...Translation from Swedish by the author.Göta Trägårdh fashion drawing ‘Hattar i rött’ (Hats in Red), Bonniers månadstidning, November 1942 (with many thanks to Li Thies-Largergren).Future scholars will certainly struggle when writing...

Queer materiality: An empirical study of gender subversive styles in contemporary stockholm

Fashion Crimes : Dressing for Deviance

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

...Queer objects Criminal behaviour is defined as actions carried out against the written laws of a society and is punished accordingly. During the last decades, Swedish law has been modernised to include also queer individuals...

H&M Under Attack

Fashion Business Cases : A Student Guide to Learning with Case Studies

Fairchild Books, 2021

Book chapter

...When Greenpeace launched online and on-site protests against H&M for water pollution in H&M’s Chinese supply-chain factories in 2011, the fashion brand faced serious damage to its reputation as a leader in sustainability alongside...

Burqinis, Bikinis and Bodies: Encounters in Public Pools in Italy and Sweden

Islamic Fashion and Anti-Fashion : New Perspectives from Europe and North America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Book chapter

...In recent years, a swimsuit which has become known as the burqini has attracted immense attention in the European media and from the general public. It is a two-piece costume which offers full-body and hair coverage except for the face...

Exhibiting The Body, Dress, and Time in Museums: A Historical Perspective

Fashion and Museums : Theory and Practice

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book chapter

...The headless mannequins are so filled with character that one can easily imagine the missing faces with their hairstyles and hats.Fashion journalist of the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet, Love Yngve Anderson, was in 1952 exuberant in her...

The Concept of National Dress in the Nordic Countries

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 8 : West Europe

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...In parts of West Europe, folk dress traditions developed in preindustrial rural societies, replaced by newer styles centuries ago; elsewhere, folk dress was worn daily until almost the twenty-first century. Among the northern Sámi people...