Brazilian designer Kika Simonsen creates artsy garments from recycled textiles

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Founded in 2015, Brazilian designer Kika Simonsen, the label combines her passions for art, culture and fashion. The label demonstrates sustainability with garments made from recycled textiles, designed to give women versatility and style. Linen blends, recycled cotton, knits and velvet, as well as silks, either pure or woven with metallic threads, make up most of Simonsen’s fabrics, and cuts are comfortable, chic and created with artful silhouettes in mind.

Unique painting prints and pattern brushstrokes in much of her designs are developed from personal experiments and artwork – usually made from many layers of acrylic paint – in the designer’s Sao Paolo studio. Bringing the theme of wearable art to the table, the designer is a champion of slow fashion. She infuses her Brazilian heritage and culture with a blend of traditional patterns and flattering, feminine drapery used in these distinctive, colourful

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Brazilian Pop Star Anitta Announces New Deal With Warner Music

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Brazilian singer-songwriter and actress Anitta has officially signed to Warner Records in the United States. In an announcement on Thursday, the multilingual superstar revealed that she is in the studio recording her U.S. debut, set for release later this year. The album will be executive produced by Ryan Tedder, the OneRepublic singer-songwriter turned producer behind Grammy-winning albums by Adele and Taylor Swift.

“It’s the most important moment in my career,” Anitta said in a statement. “Now, I can show more about my art and culture to the world internationally. I can’t wait for everyone to hear all the new music I’ve been working on, which will be a fresh blend of both Spanish and English.”

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Brazilian music phenomenon Anitta has signed a recording contract with Warner Records and is eyeing the release of a multilingual debut produced by Ryan Tedder in the U.S. later this year. The singer brings together elements of reggaetón, bossa nova, R&B, hip-hop, EDM and funk carioca in her own unique musical blend. She has recently collaborated with the likes of Miley Cyrus, J Balvin, Katy Perry, David Guetta and P. Diddy.

Already a star in her home country — where Anitta is the most streamed artist —  and beyond, Anitta’s digital profile includes 47 million Instagram followers, nearly 5 billion YouTube views, in addition to more than 14 million YouTube subscribers, and 6.5 billion cumulative Spotify streams. She has been nominated for five Latin Grammy Award and has won 6 MTV EMAs. She was set to o both the Coachella and Rock In

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