:: ANIKA PERKINS :: MINDGUARD FEATURETTE #NVRMNDFASHION

ANIKA PERKINS
MULTIFACETED DESIGNER
COSMIC ANTI-HERO WEAR

Fashion, Mindguard, Trance

Anika Perkins (LA Producer, Fashion Designer), recently just premiered to us her brand new collection. She calls it ‘MINDGUARD’, a more than just “streetwear” brand looking to the future, the collection is ultimately gearing towards pushing the through the furthest depths, away from some of what designer & clothing company clones have been attempting to call “Fashion Forward Consumerist Streetwear”. By pushing the boundaries, sending the message through more raw mediums than an envelope & passing not only, the predecessor-types, but her peers, the culture & aesthetics alike.

In this semi-extensive editorial you will find the Los Angeles Fashion Designers masterpieces given life by sleek industrial architecture; showing such motion, bending, and blending either by reflection or structure of the environments in to their already Illustrious graphic patterns, & seamless androgynistic functions. Alien life forms, found in these post-modernist desert scene-scapes, with their rusty colors suggestive the models photographed, were done so on martian soil.

Below we have a  mix curated by Anika, the ‘MINDGUARD 2015 COLLECTION RUNWAY TRACK’ unveiled during her first runway showcase, this piece was crafted absolutely with the entire collection absorbed into a audible essence of its visual presence. a futuristic weapon of protection, these components of action to capture her audience, and guard themselves psychically.

YOUR MIND IS A TEMPLE.

WHAT ARE YOUR WEAPONS OF PROTECTION?
WHAT ARE YOUR WEAPONS OF INTENTION?
WHAT ARE YOUR WEAPONS OF ACTION?
WHAT ARE YOUR WEAPONS OF FREEDOM?

GUARD YOURSELF AGAINST CONSCIOUSNESS INTRUSION.

1. MINDGUARD ANTHEM:
PRODUCTION, VOX -DAMIEN BLAISE, VOX-ANIKA PERKINS

2.TAR INSTRUMENTAL:
PRODUCTION- ANIKA PERKINS

3. FREEWAVES:
PRODUCTION- ANIKA PERKINS

MIXED BY DAMIEN BLAISE

 

 This wave form compliments the visuals, so load it up before you look over the photographs in the article, shot by Parker Day, as well as Anika Perkins, herself.

“Get ready to get weird on mars in this exclusive editorial from LA-based photographer Parker Day. Incorporating some of our favorite Los Angeles designers such as Anika PerkinsYRU, Skin Graft, We Are Mortals, Marina Fini, and Cvlt Boi, “Life on Mars” explores a desert landscape in futuristic streetwear. We are all for supporting local designers, and especially the strong Los Angeles streetwear vibes. Parker used androgynous models as the perfect aliens and we are obsessed. See the rest of the editorial below.” – Via DarkFloor 

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