What I Wore Today: Fashion Remixed Online from Beijing to Berlin

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Capturing an online community of artistic, peer-inspired and -supported fashion pioneers, this collection of more than 250 images gives an unprecedentedly unique insight into the real style of girls today. Forget the Paris runways to spot the style vanguard, here are young women for whom taking photos of themselves in their bedrooms, kitchens, and hallways and posting them to blogs and flickr is a daily ritual. The images include favorite peer-voted style gurus from flickr, MySpace, ...

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Overview

Capturing an online community of artistic, peer-inspired and -supported fashion pioneers, this collection of more than 250 images gives an unprecedentedly unique insight into the real style of girls today. Forget the Paris runways to spot the style vanguard, here are young women for whom taking photos of themselves in their bedrooms, kitchens, and hallways and posting them to blogs and flickr is a daily ritual. The images include favorite peer-voted style gurus from flickr, MySpace, and fashion blogs. Fascinating as an intimate look at street style and as a record of the new wave of amateur portrait photography, this bright, colorful, eclectic read showcases the community where the internet generation get their real fashion inspiration.

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"Compiles the looks of more than 250 fashionistas from around the globe in an easy-to-read, blog-like style. This is a look at real girls—from teenagers to young professionals—who possess shopping savvy and thrift-store smarts . . . It’s a great flipbook that provides no end of inspiration."  —Vervegirl

"The next best thing to people watching from the coolest patio in the world."  —Canadian Teen Girl

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The next best thing to people watching from the coolest patio in the world.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780955339875
  • Publisher: Graffito Books
  • Publication date: 1/1/2009
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 6.60 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Korero Books is a London-based publisher that specializes in books focused on all aspects of visual counter-culture, low-brow art, design, and Americana.

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