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HOLYDAY, the Greek-born minimal label becoming a swimwear favourite

A new label that took its first dive into the fashion pool mid-2018 has been winning the hearts of fashionistas and swimwear aficionados all around the world. Founded in Greece …

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No-one does summer like the Greeks do

It was some 30 years ago that Alexandra Servos and Andrea Ibrahim first fell in love with Greek fashion, and flirted with the idea of opening their own store back …

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Mary Katrantzou to design capsule collection for Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

The popular lingerie fashion house has announced its collaboration with London Fashion Week designer Mary Katrantzou. In what has been dubbed one of fashion’s “most surprising collaborations in recent times” …

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From Karpathos to Canberra: The Greek dressmaker who has dressed over 8,000 brides

Dressmaker Eftihia (Effie) Kasimatis has dedicated most of her life to doing exactly what her first name dictates; spreading happiness to the thousands of brides who choose to entrust her …

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Greek mythology made trendy with a dash of humour

Could you imagine the Minotaur as an angry cook, Cyclops driving a cab with his single eye on the road, while holding a frappe in his hand or the Lernaean …

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Thimios Bakatakis behind the lens of US fashion label’s new short

Thimios Bakatakis has teamed up with Rag & Bone, to create a short film for the fashion label. Titled Time of Day, the film’s release next week in New York …

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The youngest ever editor in chief of Vogue is Greek

Twenty-nine year old Thaleia Karafyllidou, has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of the soon to be launched Vogue Greece by Condé Nast International, becoming the youngest editor to ever head the international …

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The bra design shaking up the lingerie industry

Being a woman comes with its challenges; gender inequality across various sectors, periods, pregnancy, and even breasts. According to reports, it is estimated almost 80 per cent of women around …

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The family weaving their Greek heritage into knitwear fashion

Zaket & Plover was founded in 2004 by husband and wife team Chris and Effie Vlahos as a continuation of Z & P Fashion, formerly known as La Dame Manufacturing. …

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The unlikely intersection of medicine and fashion

Medicine and fashion are disciplines one rarely associates with one another. But Dr Stefanie Kalfas is proving otherwise. She has come up with an enterprise that is capturing imaginations even …