Electro-osmosis in Performance Wear

Electro-osmosis in Performance Wear

Wearable technology has been around for what seems to be an eternity of helping us to be better, faster, healthier, stronger.

An Account of Ewen Spencer’s Practice as a Photographer of Subcultures and Contempotary Theoretical Debates [Garage and Grime]

An Account of Ewen Spencer’s Practice as a Photographer of Subcultures and Contempotary Theoretical Debates [Garage and Grime]

In the short period between the 1990s and 2000s, Britain’s society has been shaken by many political and cultural changes that came with the new millennium. The uncertainty of this new era brought about a great response from the different social fragments and communities, resulting…

Is Consumer Satisfaction Getting out of Reach? /Dissertation/ Chapter One – History of Hedonistic Shopping and Overconsumption

Is Consumer Satisfaction Getting out of Reach? /Dissertation/ Chapter One – History of Hedonistic Shopping and Overconsumption

Abstract   Taking a central place in the development of industries and in most of millennials’ occupations, consumption is worth analysing, in order to establish the main determinants, and most of all, the results of purchases for the customer and for economy. This essay is…

Is Consumer Satisfaction Getting out of Reach? /Dissertation/ Chapter Two – Determinants of Consumer Satisfaction

Is Consumer Satisfaction Getting out of Reach? /Dissertation/ Chapter Two – Determinants of Consumer Satisfaction

Chapter Two   Determinants of Consumer Satisfaction       The second chapter explores the relation between determinants and expectations of purchasing and how it influences consumer satisfaction. To best describe the changes occurring in recent years, it draws a parallel between past and present…

Is Consumer Satisfaction Getting out of Reach? /Dissertation/ Chapter Three – Retail Solutions for Consumer Dissatisfaction and ‘The Great American Apparel Diet’

Is Consumer Satisfaction Getting out of Reach? /Dissertation/ Chapter Three – Retail Solutions for Consumer Dissatisfaction and ‘The Great American Apparel Diet’

Chapter Three   Retail Solutions for Consumer Dissatisfaction and ‘The Great American Apparel Diet’       In chapter three I am going to analyse the poor retail practices succeeding the theory of ‘race to the bottom’, as well as current retail solutions tackling consumerist…

Is Wool an Enemy of Batman?

Is Wool an Enemy of Batman?

As the days are getting cold and snuggly down here, in London, it’s the time for me to put on my favourite sweater again – a red woollen jumper that belonged to my father when he was my age, and I stole from him going…

SYMBIOSIS

SYMBIOSIS

The first time I ever saw hip hop music and fashion as one was earlier this year when I was writing an university essay on hip hop and garage. Quite honestly, I chose the subject just because I had missed the deadline to properly think…

Heroes Designing Heroes

Heroes Designing Heroes

  On a regular evening in the student bar, I found myself in what seemed to be just another heated discussion with one of my best friends. We had just came back from a movie club night, discussing Tarantino’s ‘Pulp Fiction’. As an actor, he…

Shop Because of the Shop?

Shop Because of the Shop?

A few days ago I decided it was high time I treated myself with something new for the start of the summer, so I decided to visit a boutique that had caught my eye long before I had left for the UK. So, when I…