A look back at the agender fashion movement as it was introduced at Selfridges Department Store. I love this pink outfit and the unique plush animal accessory!
The concept of gender neutrality aims
to make obsolete gender specific terminology.
It anticipates societal transition towards non-gender alignment language,
as a step towards the elimination of gender-based bias and stereotypes.
In acknowledging the importance of gender equality, generally
and gender neutrality, specifically-
Sweden announced last week the introduction of
a gender neutral pronoun to the Swedish language.
Each decade, the Swedish Academy modernises the language
according to new word relevance and usage.
In addition to the Swedish subject pronouns:
he (han) and she (hon)–
the gender- neutral subject pronoun hen
will be listed in dictionaries as of April 2015.
In recent years, world wide awareness of gender neutrality initiatives
have gained momentum with fashion creatives as
pioneering force in furthering the concept.
Inventive designers such as Yohji Yamamoto and the trio from Sibling
are known to create gender non-specific garments,
which combine masculine and…
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