Georgia is the country that finds itself sandwiched between Russia and Turkey, with Armenia and Azerbaijan bordering it too. Brands like Vetements and Gosha Rubchinskiy have lead the way with new designers in a similar vein gaining relevance as the post-soviet aesthetic becomes “fashionable.” From that infamous DHL shirt and the replicas of gory heavy metal merch, to dry techno soundtracks with a twist and standout Cyrillic – skaters and goths are the new cool kids. We discover who else is part of the equation.

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