I must admit that before studying and working in fashion, whenever I heard “sustainable” or “eco-friendly” in reference to clothing I used to think about those not so nice, sloppy pair of pants or some ragged t-shirt. Well, since moving to Berlin, my eyes are open and my vision about sustainable fashion completely changed over … Read more Stylish sustainability at Treches
Owned by Anna and Sandra, Veist gets its name from an anagram of their surnames, and also plays with the German word Feist, which has developed new meaning over last decades, from being literally obese to now cheeky/cool. And that sums up what motivates this duo: give old things a new meaning. Anna is a … Read more Connecting people through fashion: Veist
As part of our coverage of the upcoming Neukölln Shopping Nacht, we will be taking a look at the many labels and boutiques taking part. Today we’ll be looking at Wesen. Located on Weserstrasse, Wesen is actually the showroom for the label FORMAT, created by designer Mareike Ulman. Mareike brings a clear vision to her … Read more Fashion needn’t be throwaway according to Wesen
Neukölln Shopping Nacht is coming in its second edition, and Berlin Loves You is proud to announce that this time we are partnering up with DBR to present NSN#2. So for this month we will be featuring the many different shops taking part in the event. First up is SHIO, located in Weichselstrasse. Owned by … Read more One more way to go sustainable in fashion: SHIO
Why did the potato get the munchies? Because it was baked. See, vegetables can be funny too – at least as funny as fruits, cats, internet memes, and jokes about white men not being able to dance. A case in point is We Are Not Gemüsed, the comedy open stage held on Tuesdays at Sameheads bar … Read more We Are Not Gemüsed, stand-up comedy on Tuesday nights
Everyone has their certain neighborhood in Berlin, which they like the best. It’s the one you feel most comfortable in and where you spend most of your time. Every neighborhood is appealing to somebody, but apparently some are prettier than others. According to a new study, only 1/10 of Berlin qualifies as the most beautiful, … Read more Statistics of Berlin Part II: Which neighborhoods are the nicest and which have the most families vs. singles?