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The Art of Michelle Stitzlein

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At REFIX we get warm and tingly all over when we see people recycling the post consumed in super awesome ways. It makes us happy to see, and it also inspires us to get more creative with the waste or packaging left over from items we consume. Michelle Stitzlein creates found object art / sculpture from recycled materials, including piano keys, broken [...]

Threadshow SF REFIXed

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Since our new home is SF it was clear that we attend this season's Threadshow for a small reunion with our San Diego peeps. The event was held at the Metreon in San Francisco. Some 100+ exhibitors filled the space with one-of-a-kind pieces, reworked vintage clothing, recycled and vinyl accessories, to those cute little hats and something that just might be t[...]

REFIX Fall Preview 2011

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Featuring the talents of: Photography by: Louiza Vick - louizavick.com Stephanie Torres - modelmayhem.com/​1038247 Clothing & Accessories: Emily Factor - emilyfactor.com GreenBees - shopgreenbees.com Hunt & Gather - huntandgathershop.com Makeup & Hair by: Adriana Lopez Charlyn Sanchez Art Direction/Video & Editing: And[...]

We're hiring!

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Are you someone who is looking for a way to make a difference in society and be heard? Do you feel like you should have lived in another time? Do you find yourself quoting writers such as Thoreau or Kerouac? Are you the kind of person who loves thrifting and gets a nostalgia-high when scoring rare vintage? Do you love underground music and finding hidd[...]

ANOTHER FRAME of Mind

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"Finish everything on your plate!" Says mom. "Utilize the whole length and width of your fabric," says Katharina-- a fashion designer looking to change fashion production for the better. As a fashion design student of the School of Art Berlin-Weissensee and University of the West of England, Katharina is out to find solutions to minimize garment waste [...]

DIY: Up-cycled Braid Necklace

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This REFIX Magazine D.I.Y. features Micha Design (michadesign.com). Micha shows us how to take our outdated necklaces, chains, and belt buckles and use them to create something magnificent-- an upcycled braid necklace. Music by: 88:88 (Astra- "Battling the Sun" refix) checkoutthewebsite.com Video clips and photography by: Emily Sandifer sandiferp[...]

Sustainable Style Made ULTRA Easy

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On the road to leading a sustainable lifestyle comes patience, conservation, awareness, and ...style? ULTRA, "a collective of designers, thinkers, and makers grounded in sustainability"  has made leading such a life not only stylish, but easy. They offer The ULTRA10- a collection of ten core wardrobe pieces versatile enough for a year made of organ[...]

REFIX Vol. 1 Preview

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REFIX Magazine PREMIER ISSUE PREVIEW 2011 from andrea krystine on Vimeo. REFIX Magazine Preview featuring the talents of... Photography: Emily Sandifer Clothing and Accessories by: Kristinit Micha Designs Grammatique Wardrobe Stylists: Emily Brushey Andy Montano Make-up & Hair: Julia LoVetere Adriana Lopez Models: Kaet Lane Bethany [...]

Freedom and Fashion Show

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Refix TV: Freedom and Fashion Show 11-6-10 from andrea krystine on Vimeo. Footage from the Fair-trade "Freedom and Fashion" event held in Irvine, CA on November 6th, 2010. Featuring: Jeannie Mai, The Style Network Bonnie Kim, Founder of Freedom and Fashion Docta E., Professor and Musician Allison Trowbridge, Notforsale.org Designs by: Kristinit[...]