With the inspiration of Taiwanese old school general store, INF 21AW “Time Machine “incorporated Grunge Art element into retro design with modern twist including the classic TTL (Taiwan Tobacco & Liquor Corporation) plates. With Kuo Wei’s admiration for The father of Grunge Art – David Carson, he showcase his Postmodernism artistic black humor through the process of deconstruction, rebellion and unfinished design techniques.
As always, INF revolutionize the traditional design drawing from constant reconstruction so as to come up his versatile series “One for all” together with Grunge Art style leaving the fabric untrimmed as high light. The pattern has several design revamps of convenience storefront outlook and logo adding Chinese characteristics, ink splashing, grease staining arrangement. With the aim of provoking black humor through Grunge Art design, you will find detail of electric embroidery taglines like “High end couture, craftmanship, made to measure, unique and original and quality guarantee”.
#White Is New Black
The white version is different from the black version, which is inspired by the old-fashioned grocery shop. Instead, the convenience stores and hypermarkets in the mid-20th century of Taiwan's retail industry are used as inspiration. Various symbols are generated in response to the product safety era, such as barcodes for goods, date of manufacture and indication of ingredients are embroidered on the clothes by electric embroidery, just like meme culture on the Internet nowadays. It not only has a humorous and satirical effect on the times, but also let the white simple shirts looks more refined and full of story. It brings refreshment to the person who wears it and it makes people wonder and want to explore the story behind the garment.
#White Is New Black.
Do Not Bleach
Do Not Tumble Dry