T-shirts have a permanent and comfortable place in our lives. They are versatile, easy to wear and come in a wide range of styles that make them perfect for any occasion. With fashion brands across the globe embracing the t-shirt industry, the future outlook appears positive.
In the 2019 Folk Horror film Misommar, the May Queen Dress is worn by lead character Dani (played by Florence Pugh) in the story’s intense concluding sequences. The elaborate gown features 10,000 silk flowers, including forget-me-nots, sweet peas, and butter cups, and weighs 30 pounds.
Remember when you bought that first piece of merchandise from your favorite band, team, or athlete? Being able to represent something important to you meant the world, and it’s a feeling that persists into most peoples’ adult lives. It’s both a way to express your love, and a grassroots advertising style.
With the ways that cryptocurrency shapes the world, it should be no surprise that it’s also making its way into fashion and art. Considering how devoted cryptocurrency advocates are, it’s surprising that we don’t see more people showing off a bitcoin shirt.
Vivienne Tam has often explored her Chinese heritage through fashion. Her spring 1995 collection, made with artist Zhang Hongtu, featured satirical images of Mao Zedong, formal chairman of the Communist Party of China.