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Surface Waters

9_20_20 / Art + Design Surface Waters Early in the pandemic artist Amanda Hakan left New York for remote Northern California. What was intended as a brief stay turned into

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Here, Hold My Corndog

5_25_21 / Vintage Here, Hold My Corndog MODEL_ EMILY ROSE HAZELTINE, APN PHOTOGRAPHY_ JASON THOMAS GEERING STYLING_ SHABDIECE ESFAHANI HAIR & MAKEUP_ DEANNA MELLUSO emily wears_ Top_ SAINT LAURENT_ 2010S_

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Creative Seva India

6_2_21 / Art + Design Creative Seva India Fashion photographer turned director, Jam Patel, has coordinated a charity print sale to raise urgent funds for the Covid-19 crisis in India.

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16_ The Cotton Dress

5_28_21 / Vintage 16_ The Cotton Summer Dress Everyone needs an easy cotton dress for the Summer months. The perfect cotton dress needs no accessories and should be something you

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Flex Yourself

2_2_20 / Upcycled Flex Yourself Before lockdown, we stood around. We moved, from memory, in inches: “Stand there. Move to the left. A hair more.” During lockdown we could not

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TO ALBER WITH LOVE

5_7_20 / Vintage TO ALBER WITH LOVE Cheeky opulence. Regal gravitas with a wink. Alber Elbaz’s designs offered a glam mystique that is at once campy and profound. This is

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It Was My Mom’s

9_20_20 / Holiday It Was My Mom’s Mothers give us so much: life, love, and, if you’re Lilli Millhiser, a handful of vintage Armani. Photographer_ Clement Pascal Stylist_ Lilli Millhiser Hair_ Clara

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Step Forward

https://displaycopy.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Display-Copy_Step-Forward_FNL.mp4 4_23_20 / Vintage Step Forward Director Of Photography_ David William Baum Art Direction_ Marta Caro styling_ celeste keilani martin models_ mya ghorbani, IMG / Morgan Bentz / Amanda rosborg

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15_ The Straw Bag

3_30_21 / Vintage 15_ The Straw Bag From day to night, city to market, beach to bar, The Straw Bag has gone from a practical, multi-purpose basket designed for utility

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50 Shades of Khaki

4_7_21 / Vintage 50 Shades of Khaki Shades of beige are the rage, from bucket hat to blouse to boot. Call it what you will — camel, oatmeal, cream —

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The Tastemaker Edit

4_5_21 / Vintage The Tastemaker Edit In celebration of Earth Month our Editor-In-Chief Brynn Heminway partners with The RealReal to curate an edit of pre-owned pieces for spring. VINTAGE TEE

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14_ The Silk Scarf

3_30_21 / Vintage 14_ The Silk Scarf Tied around the neck, wrapped around the head, knotted on your handbag, even worn as a bandeau top or belted as a sarong,

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Erika Belle

3_11_21 / Vintage Erika Belle It’s not everyday that you get to meet someone like Erika Belle. The original Madonna dancer, costume designer, choreographer, cancer survivor, reiki healer, art curator

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Destination Mars

3_11_21 / Vintage Destination Mars From planetary puffers to intergalactic eyeglasses we’ve created an edit of extraterrestrial delights for your visit to the red planet. Pack your bags earthlings, we’re

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Clean Slate

3_11_21 / Vintage Clean Slate There’s nothing like crisp lines and bright whites to cleanse the palette and usher in spring. Model_ Line af Geijerstam Photographer_ Sebastien Giraud Stylist_ Tania Rat Patron Hair_

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13_ The Tunic

3_8_21 / Vintage 13_ The Tunic The original genderless garment, worn since Ancient Roman times, a simple and boxy cut dress that is all about comfort and ease, while still

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12_ The Ribbed Tank

2_23_21 / Vintage 12_ The Tank Top Classic and carefree, simple and slim-fitting, what started as an evolution of the 1920s swimsuit, the Tank Top has gone from undershirt to

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DC x DORÉ

EXPLORE THE_ DORÉ edit CURATED BY display copy EDITOR’S PICK CELINE THE REAL REAL $995 PLEASURES / SIZE M GRAILED $88 CELINE / SIZE S THE REAL REAL $425 Giorgio

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Puff Piece

2_8_20 / Upcycled Puff Piece Recent Parsons graduate and upcycling sensation Natalie Brown mashes together vintage band tees and equally ubiquitous puffer jackets to create something wholly new. TEXT_ ALEX

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A Place In The Sun

10_21_20 / Vintage A Place In The Sun Inside Arizona’s most enchanting oasis of vintage fashion. PHOTOGRAPHY_ ROBERT LINDHOLM STYLING_ GABRIELLE MARCECA Video_ Marta Caro HAIR_ ADLENA DIGNAM (studio) /

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Black Owned Vintage

2_8_21 / Vintage Black Owned Vintage Stylist Sydney Rose Thomas selects 5 Black-Owned Vintage shops making waves on Depop. Display Copy catches up with them all to discuss the vintage

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Back to Business

Lou wears_ structured top_ Jean Paul Gaultier_ 2000S_ Neu Zwei Store / knit pants_ Halo Labels_ made of deadstock 90s ribbed cotton mesh_ collection SS21 supersensible knowledge / shoes_ Gucci_

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House of Cardin

1_19_21 / Vintage House of Cardin A protean talent and a prolific futurist with ravenous curiosity, Pierre Cardin designed high and low for nearly three-quarters of a century. Often pigeonholed

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No New Fashion 2021

the no new fashion 2021 pledge_   We believe that the planet does not need to suffer for great style.  INDIRA SCOTT BY JON IRVIN_ DISPLAY COPY ISSUE 1 To

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A NEW COLLAB CULTURE

10_21_20 / Upcycling A NEW COLLAB CULTURE Matthew Needham and Helen Kirkum collaborate with the past on a collection that is very much the future. PHOTOGRAPHY_ Norman Wilcox-Geissen STYLIST_ WILLIAM

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Judged By Judy

1_14_21 / Upcycling Judged By Judy Adam Jones remembers punk icon and mentor Judy Blame and reminds us to seek beauty in the mundane. PHOTOGRAPHY_ DANIYEL LOWDEN STYLING_ WILLIAM BARNES

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Spotlight On Lou de Bètoly

1_14_20 / Upcycling Spotlight On Lou de Bètoly Upcycling designer Lou de Bètoly speaks about her work, the state of the fashion industry and where we go from here. PHOTOGRAPHy_

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Upcycling: The New Couture?

11_11_20 / Upcycling Upcycling: The New Couture? Display Copy captures the upcycled masterpieces of creative director and design wonder Sebastian A. De Ruffray as he explores his definition of couture

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Waste Not, Want Not

12_1_20 / Upcycling Waste Not, Want Not Sadie Willams’s work is a celebration of maximalist resourcefulness. One man’s trash is this woman’s treasure. PHOTOGRAPHy_ JOE CRUZ STYLIST_ SADIE WILLIAMS +

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Sweetheart of the Rodeo

12_16_20 / Upcycling</a > </a > Sweetheart of the Rodeo </a > British menswear designer Sophie Hird combines masculine tropes in up-cycled works that are in a league of their

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Hit Play!

12_22_20 / Vintage Hit Play! Making all your nowhere plans like us? The mirror is the best audience! Tear off the collars and turn up the jams with our latest

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This Era Essentials

4_27_21 / Vintage This Era Essentials Display Copy has teamed up with This Era Archive to bring you a selection of hand-picked, shoppable vintage classics for every wardrobe. PHOTOGRAPHY_ JON

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How to care for your Jewelry

12_1_20 / Accessories How to care for your Jewelry Kimberly Klosterman, Meredith Kahn and Bliss Lau weigh in on mindful preservation tactics for keeping the sparkle in your favorite vintage

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On Location_ CDMX

9_20_20 / THRIFT On Location_ CDMX “La Ciudad de México se transforma a cada instante, desde que la dejaste de ver, desde que yo nací y en este preciso momento.

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Blazing Glory Everywhere

10_21_20 / Art + Design Blazing Glory Everywhere Golder than gold, Kimberly Klosterman’s radiant collection of artist jewelry of the 1960s and 70s shines brightly in answer to the question,

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Body Electric

PALOMA WEARS_ EARRINGS_ 1980S_ NEW YORK VINTAGE / SATIN BOMBER_ NORMA KAMALI OMO_ 1990S_ FUNKANOVA / MESH STOCKING_ EMILIO CAVALLINI_ STYLIST’S OWN / UNDERWEAR_ MODEL’S OWN 10_21_20 / Cover Story

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Saskia Unbound

10_21_20 / Cover Story Saskia Unbound Magpie swoops you in spring,in fall, chirrups her wock-a-wockcall — Pica pica this, Pica pica that —caches all in her bushel-basket nest:buttons, string, shine.

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Life Left Its Mark

10_21_20 / Cover Story Life Left Its Mark Influential photographer Mark Borthwick opens his archive to Display Copy. Accompanied by ‘extracts’ from the artist’s diary, these previously-unpublished photographs, shot on

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De(ni)mocracy

10_21_20 / Vintage De(ni)mocracy noun|De-ni-moc-ra-cy|den-uhm-’mä-kr-sē A philosophy in which the supreme power of expression is vested in the people and exercised by them directly through the freedom of choice among

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COMMODITY FETISHISM

10_21_20 / Art + Design COMMODITY FETISHISM aLL WORKS_ Katerina Jebb CHANEL N° 5 STUDY / GUY DEBORD_ SOCIETY OF THE SPECTACLE_ 1967 COUTURE JACKET_ CHANEL_ 1962_ COURTESY OF CHANEL

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If Not, Winter

10_21_20 / Vintage If Not, Winter As cold draws near, rain falls in buckets, and evening coalesces, Imari reminds us it’s time for warmth and knits and duvet coats —

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Denim Do’s

DENIM DO’S The step by step guide to caring for your jeans. 1_ think before you wash Machine wash and dry as infrequently as possible to increase the lifespan of

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At Attention

10_21_20 / THRIFT At Attention Is it acceptable to wear military surplus in the digital age, or should we be more mindful of its connections with the battlefield? PHOTOGRAPHY_ JOHN

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1_ The Trench Coat

12_8_20 / Vintage 1_ The Trench Coat Throw it over everything and anything, especially in-between seasons, originally designed in the 1800s the Trench Coat is as relevant today as it

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2_ The White Button Down

12_8_20 / Vintage 2_ The White Button Down A forever classic. Slim and simple, tuxedo details, oversized collars, short sleeves in the summer, double-breasted buttons, or that quintessential boyfriend fit,

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3_ Denim Jeans

12_8_20 / Vintage 3_ Denim Jeans Every day and forever. Finding the perfect pair of jeans can be a life-long search, start by looking back at classic American designers from

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4_ The Fisherman Sweater

12_8_20 / Vintage 4_ The Fisherman Sweater Never say no to a thick, chunky, and cozy wool knit sweater. Originally hand-knitted for Irish fishermen in the 1800s the Fisherman Sweater

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5_ Ankle Boots

12_8_20 / Vintage 5_ Ankle Boots Boots that are made for walking, anywhere, and everywhere are always a classic. From lace-up to Chelsea boots, slim and simple or masculine combat

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6_ The Iconic Bag

12_8_20 / Vintage 6_ The Iconic Bag With you every day and everywhere you go, an iconic bag should stand the test of time in design and quality. PHOTOGRAPHY_ JON

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7_ The Turtleneck

12_16_20 / Vintage 7_ The Turtleneck Simple and essential. A turtleneck whether slim-fitting, slouchy, or sleeveless is an endlessly useful wardrobe piece. Layer them under shirts, blazers, and dresses, or

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8_ The Kimono

12_29_20 / Vintage 8_ The Kimono Loose and enveloping, layered undercoats, or effortlessly wrapped up as a dress. Originally making their way from China to Japan in the 3rd century,

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9_ The Leather Skirt

1_5_21 / Vintage 9_ The Leather Skirt A surprising wardrobe staple, day or night, mini, midi, or maxi, find a leather skirt that’s forever and wear it with anything. From

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10_ The Silk Blouse

1_18_21 / Vintage 10_ The Silk Blouse A simple starting point to anchor any look. Silky and refined, shiny or sheer, a silk shirt is a timeless essential for a

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11_ The Leather Sandal

2_1_21 / Vintage 11_ The Leather Sandal An undeniable Spring / Summer essential. Known to be one of the oldest forms of footwear, sandals are a wardrobe essential thousands of

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Off-White

10_21_20 / Vintage Off-White There’s something to be said about timeless white, and we are of the mindset that it can be worn whenever you please. You'll always look modern

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Denim Hacks for the Curvy Girl

https://displaycopy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/SAMMYKHIRES.mov denim hacks for curves_ This week, we got together (virtually) with our friend Sammy to talk about finding the perfect vintage denim for curves. Lucky us, she broke down

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Better in Leather

9_20_20 / Vintage Better in Leather Vintage leather is inherently cool. Less trend and more timeless staple, it's hard not to indulge in a classic leather silhouette for fall. We've

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The Fisherman Sweater

11_24_20 / Vintage The Fisherman Sweater Knitted as knotted love letters with distinct patterns, these Irish creations were designed to protect seamen from harsh elements.  Here’s the story behind the

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A Brave Retort

12_1_20 / Sustainability A Brave Retort text_ bel jacobs brynn heminway by alexandra nataf / courtesy of_ unconditional magazine Developed by New York-based creative director Brynn Heminway, Display Copy is

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Caroline Priebe Q+A_ 1.1

9_20_20 / Sustainability Caroline Priebe Q+A_ 1.1 1_ What is Circular Fashion? Good question. I’ll start by explaining the “linear model” which characterizes the fashion industry now. We extract natural

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Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle

10_21_20 / Upcycling Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle A new generation of upcycling designers speaks out on the state of fashion and where we go from here. SEVALI_ Sebastian Albornoz de Ruffray

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The Sun Is Brighter In Winter

French ski aviators_ NOS_ 1970s_ Ebay EXPLORE THE_ VINTAGE SHADES EDIT CURATED BY DISPLAY COPY GIORGIO ARMANI ETSY $196 UNBRANDED ETSY $38 CHRISTIAN DIOR EBAY $150 GIORGIO ARMANI EBAY $159

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SS/21 COLOR

10_21_20 / Vintage SS/21 COLOR Inspired by Pantone's new releases, our editors forecast for SS/21: bracing color! 1_ RUST (PANTONE 18-1248) MINI PINK SATIN INTRECCIATO CROSSBODY BAG_ BOTTEGA VENETA_ 1990S_

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Nothin’ But Knit

10_21_20 / Vintage Nothin’ But Knit Minimalist knits for the retro-sophisticate. PHOTOGRAPY_ JON ERVINSTYLING_ GABRIELLE MARCECAHAIR_ JOEY GEORGEMAKEUP_ KIKI GIFFORDMODEL_ NIKKI MCGUIRE (DNA) 1_ THE KNIT DRESS Need we say

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Endless Summer

DEDE WEARS_ FISHING LINE AND SINKERS (WORN AS NECKLACE) / VINTAGE TYPE III PERSONAL FLOTATION DEVICE_ STEARNS_ EBAY (“FOUND IN AN OLD MICHIGAN BOATHOUSE”) 10_21_20 / Vintage Endless Summer POEM_

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The Styleophile

11_24_20 / Holiday The Styleophile Don’t waste another moment hunting around for the loved one who sets the standard for cool.  We’ve got your back with our list of the

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The Child At Heart

11_24_20 / Holiday The Child At Heart Heirloom worthy items that ignite imagination and play for the young spirits in your life.  Nature in the Garden: Early Days to Early

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The Sleepwalker

11_24_20 / Holiday The Sleepwalker Is your loved one confused about the days of the week? Perhaps they are wearing their day clothes to bed, their pajamas to work, or

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The Adventurer

11_24_20 / Holiday The Adventurer When you offer this loved one a bed to rest their head, they pitch a tent in the backyard. In the morning, they will only

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The Green Thumb

11_24_20 / Holiday The Green Thumb Parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme.  For your loved one who hugs trees and tracks dirt in the house, we’re here to help them stay

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The Cabin Creature

11_24_20 / Holiday The Cabin Creature They tap their own maple trees for syrup, build the coziest fires and raise Alpaca. You love them as much for living off the

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It’s A Wrap

12_1_20 / D.I.Y. It’s A Wrap Let’s face it, this year will be different. We’re taking the extra time at home to plan ahead and wrap our loved ones gifts

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