When virtual and material worlds collide : democratic fashion in the digital age

  title={When virtual and material worlds collide : democratic fashion in the digital age},
  author={Louise Crewe},
This paper explores the impact of digitally mediated communications technologies on the fashion sector. It argues that material and virtual fashion worlds are perpetually intersecting social realities that coexist relationally, simultaneously, and in mutual connection. The paper explores these shifting fashion landscapes in three particular ways in order to understand how fashion worlds are being transformed, enhanced, and reproduced in space and time. Firstly, it is argued that emergent… CONTINUE READING


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