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Fashion Inspiration: The Lives of Others

Be inspired by the 2006 German film ‘The lives of Others’. Set in the Ostalgie East Berlin. The story follows the battle between human morality in a harsh socialist regime. The fashion is understated and simple with few but bold signature pieces, here is a collection to add that socialist kitsch to your wardrobe:

 

Check it Out: www.refinery29.com

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Is it a Bird? Is it a Plane? No it is The Cold War

This image once graced the cover of a parisian socialist magazine in the 1960s. The artwork by Roman Cieslewicz has been transformed into funky and ideological infused T-shirt. Representing the superpowers of The USA and The USSR.

You can pick this ultra retro Pop inspired T up from the V&A for £25.00.

Check it out:

www.vandashop.com

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