Akintunde Ahmad’s new fashion line takes African textiles global

Creative Boom

He became enthralled in West African fashion culture: the diversity of style, the fabric markets, the accessibility to tailors and, ultimately, the endless possibilities. © Ade Dehye. Photographer: Darrin Baldridge.

Paper artist Sam Pierpoint's charming animation calls for sustainable fashion

Creative Boom

It's part of Fashions Change, Forests Stay, a campaign to help connect the fashion industry to sustainably managed forests and the amazing materials that come from them. "In

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Barbara Hulanicki, iconic founder of equally iconic '60s brand Biba, launches new fashion label

Creative Boom

Now, Hulanicki has partnered up with fashion technology group Brandlab360 to launch her new label, Hula. The future of fashion is going digital."

10 shops specialising in sustainable fashion to help lessen your impact

Creative Boom

We asked the creative community on Twitter to help us out; their suggestions don't just cover fashion for all; there's also some practical outdoor gear for walking in the hills, too. Co-founder Jesse says, "The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry in the world."

A post-apocalyptic take on creative direction and VFX for fashion

Creative Boom

She describes her combination of on-set experience and new media background with 3D and VFX, resulting in "creative projects oscillating between the real and hyper-real," spanning digital fashion design, multimedia, photorealistic visualisations and "phygital" experiences.

Uncommon and Ecover launch powerful campaign to fight 'fashion landfill'

Creative Boom

In its new global campaign for Ecover, Uncommon helps the eco-pioneer to start a conversation about fashion waste, something that is hurting our planet with almost 1,000 items of clothing going to landfill every thirty seconds in the UK alone. Fashion Should Last Longer Than A Week'.

12 Best Free Style & Fashion Flyer Templates

Speckyboy Design Magazine

When you’re looking to put together a new flyer to announce a new fashion line or style event, it’s vital that you do so in a visually compelling way. If you’re stumped as to where to look for style and fashion flyer templates, we’ve got your back.

Fashion on the Vegas Highway!

Joe McNally

More tk… The post Fashion on the Vegas Highway! It’s been fun watching my Vegas buds launch different initiatives, borne out of lockdown. Joli Irvine , a long time partner in photo adventures, and her sis, Alexi, launched The Wellness Blend.

When Social Distancing is Inspiring Fashion Designers

Trendland

This is why some fashion designers and designers who are reinventing our clothes are suggesting at the era of physical distancing. DESIGNERS TRENDS FashionMasks, gloves and safety distances… Will the great artillery of barrier gestures encourage us to dress differently?

How i-D influenced fashion photography

Creative Review

As the iconic magazine turns 40, we examine how i-D's embrace of subculture and the everyday reverberated across the fashion photography landscape. The post How i-D influenced fashion photography appeared first on Creative Review. Fashion & luxury

Ping Hatta's latest portraits celebrate womanhood, diversity and a love of maximalist fashion

Creative Boom

Illustrator Ping Hatta has always been interested in clothes; how they can say so much about a person, showing character and personality. So for her latest series, she has focused on maximalism.

Fashion Central Saint Martins by Praline

BP&O

Opinion by Richard Baird Fashion Central Saint Martins documents and celebrates what has become one of the most influential fashion courses in the world. It is a collaboration between publisher Thames & Hudson and Central Saint Martins, and co-authored by Programme Director of Fashion Hywel Davies and Cally Blackman, lecturer in Fashion History and Theory.

Ping Hatta's big-shouldered characters speak of contemporary fashion and body positivity

Creative Boom

Piamrak Hattakitkosol, or Ping Hatta as she's commonly known, is a New York-based fashion illustrator and painter, focusing on travel, culture, contemporary fashion, body positivity, and diverse beauty. Her bold lined drawings of larger-than-life characters with square shoulders and blushing cheeks have become her signature trademark, attracting clients such as Vogue, American Illustration, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle Magazine, Diptyque Paris and Rebecca Minkoff.

Snøhetta Expands — and Enlivens — an Oslo Fashion Destination

Azure Magazine

The post Snøhetta Expands — and Enlivens — an Oslo Fashion Destination appeared first on Azure Magazine. When it first opened its shop in Oslo in April 2020 , Norwegian retailer Moniker was already taking a risk. Could a bricks-and-mortar destination withstand the challenges of the pandemic?

Style in Colour: Susie Stone returns to her roots as a fine artist and dives into fashion illustration

Creative Boom

A love of fashion led her into a different career, opening her first atelier in 2010 making bespoke clothes on Bermondsey Street. Here, she was committed to creating bespoke fashions for women as "individual and unique as they are".

How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

Weird Russian Architecture Comes Into Bizarre Fashion

Design You Trust

Architecture architecture buildings fashion humor russiaVoronezh, nuclear plant. Moscow photographer Lana Sator visualizes down coats inspired by all those Russian nuclear plants, abandoned houses and panel buildings.

VIS-UEL Blends Minimalist Design with High Fashion Photography

Trendland

Blending her love of art, editorial and high fashion, Gemma Hewson, the London-based mixed-media artist behind VIS-UEL, creates work with the intent to evoke curiosity and emotion.

Taxidermy Animal Hats: Bizarre Victorian Fashion Trend

Design You Trust

Design bizarre fashion taxidermy victorianThis particular craze is perhaps an extension of the overall fascination with taxidermy, and the ways in which the Victorians pushed creative boundaries with the controversial practice. h/t: vintag.es

Beautiful Female Fashion Photography in the 1960s by Hans Dukkers

Design You Trust

Fashion of the 1960s featured a number of diverse trends. It was a decade that broke many fashion traditions, mirroring social movements during the time. These amazing photos were taken by Dutch photographer Hans Dukkers (1920-1985) that show female fashion in the 1960s.

A peek inside the studio of a successful fashion designer-turned-art world darling

Creative Boom

It's always intriguing to see what makes creatives tick – how do people really work? Are their lives and spaces as organised, beautiful and inspiring as we're led to believe?

Stefania Tejada Fashion & Botanical Illustrations

Trendland

Words TL Team. Colombian illustrator Stefania Tejada latest series are very on trend, with 'Jacquemus' and 'Girls & Botanical', she is portraying trendy and charismatic girls, on beautiful mosaic backgrounds with obviously lots green plants! FEATURED ILLUSTRATION ILLLUSTRATIONS

Photographs by Ngadi Smart that explore sustainable fashion and the impact of climate change on Côte d'Ivoire

Creative Boom

In Ngadi Smart 's series Latitude, shot recently for Atmos , she wanted to capture the atmosphere of traditional and modern African culture in the historic town of Grand-Bassam in Côte d'Ivoire, now at risk because of rising sea levels.

Intersecting fashion and photography, Miftha Bahardeen puts human emotion first

Its Nice That

A cinephile from an early age, the Hamburg-based photographer is prone to analysing the details of an image. Here, he discusses his inspirations, processes and values.

Jasper Abels Shots ‘Cool Twins’ in his latest Fashion Stories

Trendland

Based between Paris and Amsterdam, fashion photographer Jasper Abels sent us his latest work, and wow, we loved it! “Twin Peaks” September fashion story for Vanity fair Italy, Styled by Gaia Fraschini “Brothers Bram & Mees Valbracht” for Vanity fair Homme, Styled by Gaia Fraschini Let’s Dance at Kunstmuseum The Hague More… www.jasperabels.com @jasperabels.

Iconic Fashion Forms into Floral Patterns

Abduzeedo

Iconic Fashion Forms into Floral Patterns. He released a series titled: Natura Patterns, a series of floral patterns handcrafted, inspired by some of the most iconic fashion forms in the world. AoiroStudio 08.10.20

Stefania Tejada Fashion & Botanical Illustrations

Trendland

Words TL Team. Colombian illustrator Stefania Tejada latest series are very on trend, with 'Jacquemus' and 'Girls & Botanical', she is portraying trendy and charismatic girls, on beautiful mosaic backgrounds with obviously lots green plants! FEATURED ILLUSTRATION ILLLUSTRATIONS

Amira Rasool: Connecting Africa's designer fashion to the rest of the globe

Creative Boom

For instance, it has become increasingly popular to see American urban fashion dominating Seoul or Paris's streets while Japanese brands such as UNIQLO have become somewhat ubiquitous worldwide. © The Folklore. In today's globalised society, you might assume everything is connected.

Vikki Dougan: Seductive Sex-Bomb Whose Daring Backless Dresses Inspired the 1950s Women’s Fashion

Design You Trust

This success landed Dougan a spot in what sounds like the greatest fashion show of all time held by the Roller Skating Institute of America (RISA) which showcased the latest in roller rink fashions. Photography 1950s actress dress fashion style Vikki Dougan

Beautiful Retro Photos Show Unique Women’s Fashion Styles in Hong Kong During the 1990s

Design You Trust

Hong Kong may not be as famous as Paris, but it has had its unique fashion styles. The mixed cultural influences, among many other factors, make Hong Kong a city of diverse fashion, especially in the 1990s. Photography 1990s fashion Hong Kong style women

From flat-pack to fashion: Ikea enters the streetwear game

Creative Review

The collection features fashion staples such as a T-shirt, hoodie and towels, along with accessories including an umbrella and tote bag, and is accompanied by a lookbook created in collaboration with Wieden+Kennedy Tokyo.

Summer 2020 Men’s Weird Fashion Collection: Skirts And Dresses!

Design You Trust

Design 2020 dresses fashion men skirts weirdAs you can see from this collection of outfits from various designers, the Summer of 2020 is all about the celebration of manliness! Scroll down and be inspired (or not)! h/t: Source.

The Freaky High School Fashion Of The Hippie Era, 1969

Design You Trust

These photographs, taken for LIFE magazine in the fall of 1969, explored the “freaky new freedoms” of fashion seen on high school students across the United States. Photography 1960s fashion hippie retro school style USA

Gradwatch 2020: Photographer Eloïse Atkins, London College of Fashion

Creative Review

Far from simply making aesthetically pleasing fashion photographs, she weaves in interrogations of cultural and social themes, a theoretical element of her practice developed by her studies at London College of Fashion.

Fashion Illustrations 2020 by Alex Tang

Abduzeedo

Fashion Illustrations 2020 by Alex Tang. The fashion industry is one of the hardest industry, to keep up on-trend, clothes creation and demand, and always to be 'avant-garde'. Here some gorgeous sketches from Alex Tang , a fashion illustrator from Singapore.

Fashionable and Chic Photography 2021 Entries

Graphis

Marquez’s “KINDA METALLIC,”(above) is an exclusive fashion editorial that he and his team shot on the streets and rooftops of Manhattan.

In a Celebratory Series, Photographer Toby Coulson Documents the Eccentric Fashions of Designer Oumou Sy

Colossal

When photographer Toby Coulson met iconic Senegalese fashion designer Oumou Sy in Dakar, they decided to photograph some of her most distinctive garments. I’ve never learned to read and write, and so my fashion is the most important vessel for the expression of my creativity.

20 Best Free PDF and E-books on Graphic Design

Inspiration Feed

Just because you’re creative and innovative does not mean you can conquer the design industry. Thought these are among the most important ingredients, there’s a lot more to the recipe.

Cool Pics That Show Fashion Styles of the ’80s Young Women

Design You Trust

Fashion of the 1980s placed heavy emphasis on cheap clothes and fashion accessories. Punk fashion began as a reaction against both the hippie movement of the past decades and the materialist values of the current decade. Photography 1980s fashion retro style women

Vivid Fashion Illustrations in Pen by Janelle Burger

Ape on the Moon

Janelle burger takes the vibrant qualities of marker pens and infuses them into her portraits and fashion illustrations to create simple yet dominating images. “I like to work across all sorts of themes from fashion illustrations, runway sketches, portraits and on trend sneakers to Japanese food.” Character Illustration Fabric Design Fashion Illustration Ink Illustration Pens and Markers drawing fashion illustration Janelle Burger marker pen pen and ink Portraits

Jori Komulainen on the importance of finding the right collaborators in fashion photography

Its Nice That

The London-based photographer talks to us about his fashion photography practice, producing images that’s closer to portraiture with friends rather than sleek magazine spots.

Gradwatch 2020: Photographer Fabio Rovai, London College of Fashion

Creative Review

While studying BA fashion photography at London College of Fashion, Fabio Rovai created photo series and fashion sho o ts that freely blend digital and analogue formats.

Smith &+ Village designs the 'most fashionable' chocolate bars for Harvey Nichols

Creative Boom

Looking more like high fashion clutch bags than anything consumable, the bold packaging design features an HN monogram resized and repeated to become a striking geometric pattern across the stylish collection.