Milano Boys Strike a Pose in Flaunt Magazine
The series mixes streetwear with an underlying homosexual theme. Flaunt Magazine is consistently promoting high-fashion shoots, and maintaining a message of ready-to-wear fashions in every issue.
Implications - The recent recession had consumers purchasing on tight budgets and finding more affordable goods at thrift stores. This caused a surge of second-hand grunge fashion styles which consumers now appreciate for their unique raw qualities. Companies can cater to this consumer base by producing fashions that are urban and edgy.