Sunday, November 28, 2010
brother bill' combines sportswear and circus
influences to create these inspiring leather
pieces, for me they remind me of harnesses
by hermes and pieces by natalia brilli yet
geoghegan explores a new avenue in leather
images courtesy of http://www.notjustalabel.com/
Saturday, November 27, 2010
a question presents an elegant and minimal
approach from kristy barber. the soft hues,
sophisticated drapping and details make for a
luxurious collection .
images courtesy of http://www.kuwaii.com/
Friday, November 26, 2010
and practised in alexander mcqueen's couture studio,
thus there is no doubting her technique. Sushko has
demonstrated an elegant interpretation to simple
geometries and shapes in composing her handmade
images courtesy of http://www.anyasushko.com/
Thursday, November 25, 2010
university of westminister, amoroso's work resonates
with traditional african tribal dress and costume, the
entire collection has been handmade using a 13th
century arab knotting technique called macrame. the
detail and craftsmanship in each garment is apparent
paying homage to the forgotten art of craftsmanship.
images courtesy of www.notjustalabel.com
Saturday, November 13, 2010
was originally commissioned by harrods to design
a range of hats and the label soon included a range
of accessories and well it has since blossomed into
a sixties influenced fashion label. kiely's autumn/
winter collection is simple and bold with babydoll
cuts and details, what appeals to me though is the
colour pallette mustard yellows and peachy oranges.
images courtesy of www.orlakiely.com
Friday, November 12, 2010
Thursday, November 11, 2010
with her final collection proving to be incredibly promising,
she has been inspired by textures, tones and colours and
aspires to create for women as 'second skin'. bradshaw
explores a range of materials in this collection from lurex,
silicone, mohair and fur. I'm sure all the boutiques are
awaiting this young designers next collection.
images courtesy of www.catwalking.com
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
reinterpretation of historical luggage, each piece is
bespoke or part of a limited edition, she utilises regional
historical craftsmanship to create these wonderful pieces.
Using traditional bridle leather and brass frames she
creates a modern vintage collectable. If you think they
are intriguing on the outside wait until you see the clever
storage spaces inside, visit the website!
images courtesy of http://www.williams-handmade.com/
Friday, November 5, 2010
digital prints in their spring/summer collection, the
prints come from technical digital scripting which
appear to come together quite effortlessly in flattering
feminine cuts and graphic composition
images courtesy of http://www.style.com/
Thursday, November 4, 2010
a play on pixel geometries and their colours, cuts and forms.
A clever combination considering the typical play with pixel
geometries don't go beyond the fabric's print, however
kalivas takes it into the next dimension.
images courtesy of www.tinakalivas.com