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Pshycho the new Kitsch – meet the young designer Smaranda Buc

By Alina Aliman / July 20, 2018

I didn’t choose the headline. The designer did. Because she had a good idea on…

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Follow the line: the ZAZ ZUH ZAS striped collection by Ștefan Toma

By Alina Aliman / July 18, 2018

I love stripes; that is not a secret. And I like shirts a lot. The…

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My Lady Gaga moment from Alexandru Manuel Pop collection 

By Alina Aliman / July 11, 2018

When you are dressed like Lady Gaga at 10 o’clock in the morning in a…

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altelierul de portelan

Porcelain garden: interview with the designer of Atelierul de Portelan 

By Alina Aliman / June 27, 2018

She’s very determined. And focused. And she’s very, very nice and kind, and she talks…

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molecule f

Girls talk – Mirela Bucovicean, Molecule-F: about fashion, fears and success

By Alina Aliman / June 20, 2018

When I first found out about Molecule-F, about eight years ago, I thought there is…

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alexandra abraham clothes

Flash quiz: 10 questions with Alexandra Abraham 

By Alina Aliman / April 25, 2018

First, I saw her leather pieces in Molecule-F store. And I thought it is quite…

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silkdom silk clutches

On the silk road: Silkdom bags story 

By Alina Aliman / April 18, 2018

There is so much magic and there is so much mystery in a piece of…

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ioana ciolacu jumpsuit

Five o’ clock coffee with Ioana Ciolacu  

By Alina Aliman / April 11, 2018

My first interview with Ioana Ciolacu was (I think) in a GLAMOUR Romania edition, some…

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alina aliman optimef

The meeting at ten minutes to 10 with the creatives behind Optimef

By Alina Aliman / March 21, 2018

I woke them too early in the morning. And that was a perfectly good reason…

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Yves Anais wood bags

Superbags – signature Yves Anais wooden handbags – interview with designer

By Alina Aliman / January 31, 2018

The perfect detail makes a perfect outfit. The beautiful finishing makes a wooden bag to…

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