Fast fashion and Cashmere? Here’s the real deal

When you buy a cashmere sweater for a fraction of the cost of a designer one, you may believe that you're getting a great bargain. But what you may not realize is that the lower-priced sweater is likely made of a much cheaper fabric, or much worse, from abused animals...

HOW PRINT-ON-DEMAND IS SHAPING SUSTAINABLE FASHION

Did you know that there’s such a thing as “material footprint”? It’s a measurement of how much material is consumed to make a certain product. And it turns out that the fashion industry is one of the most material-hungry sectors in the world.  We often think that...

TRENDS THAT FELL OUT OF SYLE IN 2021 AND SOME THAT WILL MAKE IT INTO 2022

Many trends fell out of style in 2021 and for some of them, we are thankful that they did. This week, we at Indie Republik bring you out top pics of what fell out of style in 2021 and some fashion trends that will make it into 2022. Let’s start with some fashion...

Four Trends to Keep in Mind While Doing Last-minute Christmas Shopping

Well, Christmas is almost here and while some of you may have already bought your Christmas presents, I’m still running around like a headless chicken doing last-minute shopping. While I am doing that, I have noticed some of my favourite trends for this season and I...

5 Great Reasons to Shop for Sustainable Fashion

In this new series, we at Indie Republik want to shine a light on the other side of the coin: Sustainable fashion. Sustainable fashion brings consciousness into the way that our clothing is designed, made, distributed and used in order to make it environmentally...

Pinterest Faves this Week

Welcome to our new feature. We've become a little pinterest-obssessive recently, it has to be said, so we thought we'd post some of our favourite treasures each week. Here's the first looks that inspires us in these days of the onset of winter....from dark to light to...

Say hallo to the indieBerlin / indieRepublik Online Store!

indieBerlin has been running since 2008, its big sister indieRepublik since 2018. As well as being a blog / oniine magazine, we've also run an events agency, put out real-world magazines, acted as a record label, book publisher, PR agency, marketing agency,...

Gabrielle Arruda looks chic and trendy

Gabrielle perfectly matches a selection of popular spring fashion trends, bringing together this gorgeous look Find more from Gabrielle at gabriellearuda.com !

Introducing Yanina and her label YaBerlin – Argentinian/Berliner Designer and Berlin fan

Based in the capital of Germany, home of different cultures, languages, delicious food, wonderful gardens, great music and art, eco-friendly people, amazing parties and much more, YaBerlin represents the city where everyone can find their own space without stepping in...

Introducing Yael Shterenberg – Israeli, Berlin-based designer (in the indieStore now!)

Yael Shterenberg is a unisex street wear designer currently based in Berlin. Originally from Israel, she had graduated from BEZALEL academy of arts and design. After working for ThreeAsFour In New York and creating In the field of costumes for the performance arts,...