Is social media making us anxious?

Don’t let its tempting colorful world fool you – social media is not good for your health. What most of us felt intuitively is now proven by more and more studies.

Is ugly fashion’s new pretty?

Lately, fashion has had me wondering if ugly is the new pretty and where do we draw the line when it comes to new (and sometimes ridiculous) trends.


Consumption anxiety

Is consumerism pumping up our anxiety? When did we start turning to (new) things for happiness and is there an end to this unhealthy behavior?



About us

The Smoke Detector is an online destination for lovers of fashion, photography, art, design, music, traveling. We share stories about new talent and cool places. Based in Stockholm and Milan and ran by Doina Tatu and Ivona Josipovic.

Benjamin Von Wong Photography

Meet Benjamin Von Wong, a photographer and storyteller that creates pure magic. He uses his technical background and creativity to highlight lots of important social issues of the modern world.

Patrick Demarchelier at Fotografiska

Patrick Demarchelier, the legendary fashion photographer, presented his amazing work in an exhibition at Fotografiska, the photography museum in Stockholm.