Booklook issue 2

A magazine that can be unfolded and worn as shirt, which again can be refolded into a magazine.

Issue 2, presented March 2023
Price: 40 euro (VAT Included) + Shipping Costs

NL: 4,10 euro
EU: 7,75 euro
Outside EU: 11 euro

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Booklook Shirt carries the essay Fragments of DIY stories, about do-it-yourself practices in fashion, by researcher Alessandra Varisco.
Find more information about the content of this issue here.

To merge reading with doing, this publication includes crochet patterns, developed and designed by SKHSS: Mika Perlmutter & Lejla Vala Verheus. You are invited to use the patterns to modify the design of this garment-magazine through crocheting yourself.

Besides the contributors’ text it carries a prologue by researcher Femke de Vries. This text is shared in Arabic, Chinese, English and Spanish.
Care instructions:
This object is made from a washable paper;
Cuturon X-treme 480.170.

Please wear* and wash with care:
–Preferably wash by hand.
–Machine wash: max 30 degrees with delicate program.
–Do not tumble dry.

*Disclaimer; this object is made of Cuturon X-treme 480.170. This is a synthetic paper that doesn’t contain the OEKO TEX label.

Dimensions magazine (folded): 16,5 x 24 cm
Dimensions sheet (unfolded): 66 x 95 cm
Pages: 32
Art Direction: Anouk Beckers
Design and Research: Anouk Beckers
Graphic Design: She Keeps Her Shears Sharp
by Lejla Vala Verheus & Mika Perlmutter
Text contributions: Alessandra Varisco, Femke de Vries
DIY crochet contributors: She Keeps Her Shears Sharp
Editors: Femke de Vries, Hanka van der Voet
English Copy Editor: Kat Addis
Translators: Nassima Nejjari, Dakota Guo, Guadalupe Castillo Vizuete
Colour, printed at robstolk


BOOKLOOK – Wearing is Publishing is Reading
Arabic, Chinese, English and Spanish.