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Berlin, Germany

We peruse the streets of Berlin & London for vintage black clothes. Follow us @theblackmarkt on Instagram...

The Black Market Boutique - Refugees Welcome Support

Saturday, 05 December 2015
Syrian refugees in the chilly European winter

When we turn on the news, read a newspaper or scroll through our newsfeed on Facebook, amongst cat vids and friends’ traveling pics are articles on the Syrian refugee crisis. Not only are there 4.3 million refugees continuing to flee war and persecution, 6.6 million are displaced within Syria. And with the freezing winter around the corner, many children, women and men will lack basic winter necessities most of us take for granted such as warm clothes, a blanket and shelter above their heads.

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How to stop black clothes from fading

Monday, 01 September 2014

washing black clothes There will come a time and place when you need to wash your black clothes and due to many reasons such as the sun and fabric sensitivity may make your black items fade. We understand how frustrating that can be and so, have created our top tips for preventing black clothes from fading.

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How To Wear Black Clothes in Summer

Wednesday, 11 June 2014
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The European summer is here so it’s time to pack away your vintage leather jackets and vintage sweatshirts .
And let’s be honest, while everyone whips out their polka dot bikinis and denim shorts, a little part of you dies inside at the thought of being sweaty for the months to come. So how can you continue to wear the darker shade in the warmer months of the year?

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Why Do People Wear Black Clothes?

Wednesday, 11 June 2014
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The way we dress has become closely associated with one’s identity. I personally have been asked numerous times why I choose to wear black clothes due to it’s dark and negative misconceptions.
This negative perception is something that has existed over the years and varies across cultures. By why is this the case and how do we explain the growing trend of people who choose to wear black?

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99%IS at Tokyo Fashion Week

Monday, 04 November 2013

We feasted our eyes on South Korean-born designer Bajowoo’s 2014 S/S Collection at Tokyo Fashion Week and were impressed by his fresh colour palette of white, silver and of course, black. Men, get ready to wear tailored coats, cropped pants layered with punk vintage leather jackets this season and if you dare, dye your hair silver while you’re at it like these handsome fellows. It will complete your grunge clothing look.

99%is

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