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This sense of elevated utilitarianism also takes shape in several cadet coats, including one done in corduroy and metallic piping.
Now I’m an artist, I’m not into utilitarianism as an aesthetic.
Dickens’s novel was a satire of the philosophy of utilitarianism as it was applied to education: the idea that working-class children needed to know enough to work in factories and nothing more.
Remember, there's a real sense of utilitarianism here, a Louisiana quality.
But the dark utilitarianism of Palladium is a far cry from the neon brightness that streetwear aficionados have come to expect from this man of style.
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