by: Mirjam Visser, 2016-10-21 12:57:14 UTC
For the Netherlands over one fashion item per person instore is never bought per year and might even turn into waste before it is ever worn. And how often they ran out of your size? The color you like isn’t available (anymore)? The scoop-neck a little too deep for work, or the skirt too short for your legs? You know exactly what you want, but you can’t find it? Shopping for clothes is not easy.
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Lexus Design Award 2016 Grand Prix Winner: AGAR PLASTICITY
by: mocoloco, 2016-04-14 20:46:02 UTC
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