MIISTA

  • Africa As A Phantom

    Then he asked me if I was a student too. I said, no, I was a teacher. What did I teach? African literature. Now that was funny, he said, because he...
  • SS20 London Fashion Week Streetstyle

    
  • Body Insecurity and Body Dysmorphia: Not Just for Girls

    While patriarchy has inflicted centuries of pressure on women to conform to impossible ideals of beauty, men are not immune to anxiety and self-loa...
  • Miista launches NYC Concept Pop-Up Store with The Shacks

    After months of secretive arrangements and intensive planning, we are thrilled to announce the launch of our first ever concept pop-up store in New...
  • Life Drawing with Miista

    Having recently launched our first ever New York concept pop-up store, we hosted an intimate life drawing event, led by a local artist, Rachel Rossin.

    Rossin’s practice draws similarities to Miista’s development process, through her on-going exploration with new technologies and combining unfamiliar mediums with the familiar.

  • Prairiecore Style: Ironic, Frumpy, or Cultural Appropriation?

    You have seen the dresses even if you don't know the brand that made them trendy. They remind you of Laura Ashley, if you're of a certain age, ah...
  • Europe Is A Mafia: Narratives On Sub-Saharan Migration

      Sea Watch 3, Open Arms, Ocean Viking. The names of three ships that have saved hundreds of lives in the Central Mediterranean Sea. Three ships ...
  • The Politics of Hair

    I was born with black hair, so black that people often asked if it was dyed. Accordingly, I always wanted to be a blonde. I finally managed it arou...
  • Miista Concept Pop-up Store in Bowery, New York

    We’re back in New York with a project different than anything we’ve done in the city. Starting on 5th of September we’re opening the doors to our ...
  • Miista On Tour. Next Stop: Copenhagen Fashion Week

      For our first Copenhagen Fashion Week we decided to pack only the essentials, a hundred pairs of our favourite boot Carlota. Immersed in an int...
  • "American Shadows"

      AMERICAN SHADOWS Her voice, as if originated in a deep abyss, struggles to reach the surface. “Once upon a time there was a girl, and the girl h...