Alice Pfeiffer

Think Pieces

why is street harassment such a part of french culture?

As awareness grows around sexual harassment and assault, France needs to move away from its local, ingrained macho culture.
Alice Pfeiffer
8.6.18
Think Pieces

how can fashion be decolonized?

Ahead of a landmark show of Muslim fashion in San Francisco, we ask if fashion's history and current culture be rethought.
Alice Pfeiffer
7.30.18
Culture

photographing the moroccan youth who daydream of france

Photographer Ilyes Griyeb captures the fantasies and realities of the young men of Morocco who dream of an escape to France: a promised land of supposed opportunity and glamour.
Alice Pfeiffer
8.2.16
Fashion

​yacine aouadi’s multicultural couture

The former Olivier Rousteing protegee, and one of couture’s only Algerian designers, is opening up the insular world of haute couture to multiculturalism and modernity.
Alice Pfeiffer
7.13.16
Fashion

a new era of courrèges

Paris, fashion’s current epicenter of change, isn’t just launching new brands but reviving old ones too. Meet Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer, the designers behind the relaunch of Courrèges.
Alice Pfeiffer
7.13.16
Culture

safia bahmed schwartz deconstructs arab femininity in france

The French multimedia artist speaks to i-D about sex, the veil, and womanhood.
Alice Pfeiffer
5.4.16
Fashion

isabel marant provides sartorial solutions for everyday situations

Isabel Marant has built a reputation as the go to designer for laidback Parisienne chic, as appealing to the Kardashians as to the art crowd in Le Marais.
Alice Pfeiffer
12.10.15
Fashion

10 things you need to know about tamy glauser

We sit down with Next Models’ new tomboy star and Vuitton fave to talk gender codes and vegetarianism.
Alice Pfeiffer
7.24.15
activism

looking back on je suis charlie three months later

From social media to Paris Fashion Week, Alice Pfeiffer looks at how Je Suis Charlie continues to resonate.
Alice Pfeiffer
4.6.15
Paris

genderless fashion: from utopia to daily reality?

We may have boyfriend jeans but no girlfriend skirts...could this be about to change?
Alice Pfeiffer
3.10.15
Music

antinote's homemade techno in the new sound of the french underground

Quentin Vandewalle and Gwen Jamois's Antinote's approach to music defines everything great about the magpie spirit of the 21st century.
Alice Pfeiffer
3.5.15
Fashion

couture round-up: under the radar designers

Here are our favourite under-the-radar houses that discreetly push the frontiers and refuse to make mere princess dresses.
Alice Pfeiffer
1.29.15
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