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06 The textiles of Long Ga Village

Entering this village, we had a purpose and it was to dive right into the Miao culture, learn as much as possible and hopefully find some textiles that we can use for our next collection. Longga village is located in west Guizhou and we came here because of the sub-minority group that live here. The long […]

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Chen Man

Weekly editorial inspiration is brought to you by the talented Chen Man. A photographer of Chinese descent capturing the traditional ethnic minority cultures through this amazing i-D magazine editorial campaign!  

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Native Daughter

This inspiring Vogue editorial is rich with Native American Indian cultural inspirations. These beauitful photos feature a strong, tribal female figure with a ghostly spirit in a breathtaking raw enviroment. ‘Native Daughter’ Vogue Nippon July 2002 Photographer: Mikael Jansson Stylist: Joanna Blades Model: Carmen Maria Hillestad

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Lady Of The Land

This editorial by photographer Justin Polkey explores raw unknown territories through this spirited fierce leader in nature, depicting her journey and ancient roots in a ghostly glowing orange sun. ‘Lady Of The Land’ Photographer: Justin Polkey Model: Gillian King for G&W Magazine Hair and Makeup: Tasha MacDonald Styling: Chrisna de Bruyn

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Buffalo Belle

A richness in colours and fabrics are shown in this fusion blend inspired editorial. With references from the Balkans to the American Far West, the red desert backdrop is perfect for this fearless, fringed and feathered ‘Buffalo Belle’. L’officiel Paris March 2014 Photographer: Robert Bellamy Stylist: Hala Moawad Hair: Pierre Saint-sever Makeup: Anthony Preel Model: Kelly […]

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Sebastiao Salgado

He’s the man that would immerse himself within his subjects for years at a time; capturing the best of their world and sharing it with the rest of us through his black and white snapshots. Salgado captures will likely feel alien to most of us, however the images are imbued with no less than the spirit of […]

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