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

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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'.

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

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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.

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Taxidermy Animal Hats: Bizarre Victorian Fashion Trend

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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

Fashion Central Saint Martins by Praline

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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 latest portraits celebrate womanhood, diversity and a love of maximalist fashion

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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. Full of bold patterns, big shoulders and angular shapes, Ping is experimenting with more muted colours these days but continues to celebrate the female form in all her work, as well as "attitude" and represents beauty in "diverse ethnicity and body positivity".

The Fashion Illustrations of Valentina Battaglia

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Multi-media artist and illustrator from Rome, Valentina Battaglia has a very inspiring portfolio - From mixed-media to fashion illustration her style is unique to her and we love her models. ILLUSTRATION fashion illustrationsWords TL Team.

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

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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

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

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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.

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

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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". But after seven years of making one-off luxury garments for her clients, she has returned to her roots as a fine artist and moved into fashion illustration.

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

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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?

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

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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.

The Freaky High School Fashion Of The Hippie Era, 1969

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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 USASome of the women show the strong influence of the “hippie” movement—long hair, beads, fringes and bell-bottoms. Others wear outfits that connect to psychedelia—luminous colors and loud patterns. Some have even fused elements of. Source.

Gradwatch 2020: Photographer Eloïse Atkins, London College of Fashion

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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.

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

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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.

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Cool Pics That Defined The ’80s Punk Fashion

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Punk fashion is the clothing, hairstyles, cosmetics, jewellery, and body modifications of the punk subculture. Photography 1980s fashion punk style

Gradwatch 2020: Photographer Fabio Rovai, London College of Fashion

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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.

VIS-UEL Blends Minimalist Design with High Fashion Photography

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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. Having studied visual communication design, and worked in both the creative and fashion industries, Gemma relies on her experiences and impressions to influence her work where minimalist design aesthetics and high fashion photography meet in a digital collage medium.

Genevieve Naylor’s Post-World War II Fashion Photos In Stunning Colors, 1945-1959

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She went on to become a noted fashion photographer whose work appeared in VOGUE, Harper’s Bazaar, Good Housekeeping. Photography 1940s 1950s color fashion style WW2Genevieve Naylor was born in 1915 in Springfield, Massachusetts. Her professional career began in 1937 when she became one of the first female photojournalists hired by the Associated Press. In addition to the AP, her photographs began to appear in TIME, Fortune, and LIFEMagazines.

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

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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. In the spirit of the magazine and sensitive to the area's problems, Ngadi was conscious of her environmental impact and only used local models and designers, as well as eco-materials and fabrics.

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

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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.

Stefania Tejada Fashion & Botanical Illustrations

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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

Iconic Fashion Forms into Floral Patterns

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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 Raku Inoue is easily the most creative person that I have ever had the chance to meet and hung out on various occasions. Currently based in Montreal, QC (Canada), Raku Inoue is a Japanese artist with numerous creative abilities.

Stefania Tejada Fashion & Botanical Illustrations

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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

Elaborate Fashions and Hairstyles Explore Beauty and Power in Photographer Luke Nugent’s Lavish Portraits

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Often in commanding poses, the subjects sport evocative fashions and elaborately designed makeup. Photography butterflies fashion makeup portraitsFrom Albinism & Skulls Series, Part 1. Photography by Luke Nugent, concept, art direction, and makeup by Vanessa Davis , modeling by Leo Jonah , makeup artist assistance by Gabi Havens. All images © Luke Nugent, shared with permission.

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

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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. The lookbook takes an unfiltered look at fashionable Tokyoites inside their homes, featuring imma, the most popular virtual model in Japan, and creative director, artist and stylist Bunta Shimizu, among others.

Fashionable and Chic Photography 2021 Entries

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

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Vivid Fashion Illustrations in Pen by Janelle Burger

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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

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Beautiful Retro & Romance Fashion Photography By Jerry Schatzberg

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Photography 1950s 1960s fashion retro romanceOn a tricycle, photographer William ‘Bill’ Helburn peddles Italian actress and model Elsa Martinelli, who rides in an attached cart, across Park Ave South, New York, 1954. Jerry Schatzberg is notably known for his iconic and intimate portraits of famous figures, for example, the defining cover of Blonde and Blonde featuring a scowling Bob Dylan. However, before that sudden switch. Source.

Abstract Fashion and Design in These 2021 Photography Annual Entries

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Three new Photography 2021 entries from Graphis Master Joseph Saraceno and photographers Colin Douglas Gray, Ashley Camper, and Aman Shakya highlight aspects of fashion and design in the most abstract ways.

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20 Best Free PDF and E-books on Graphic Design

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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.

How creating Boy.Brother.Friend has enabled KK Obi to positively impact the fashion editorial world

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Originally from Nigeria and now based in London, KK’s experience in the fashion industry inspired him to start his own magazine.

Dive into Kkibo Founders Ceremonial World of Fashion

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Founder and designer of the fashion and home goods line KKIBO, Jo Abellera was inspired by pieces that are easy to wear and 70s macramé, Jo draws from the anthropological work of Joseph Campbell, concluding that “what we wear can be ceremonial and mark something important.”

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

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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. “It’s never only just the photographer,” the Finland native tells us about fashion photography’s multi-disciplinary nature.

Awkward 1970s Male Fashion

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Featured below are the finest examples of male fashion from that era. Design 1970s fashion male1970s was a weird time. Music album covers were ridiculous, haircuts were weird, and rockstars loved really tight pants. Warning: you may need some eyebleach after seeing this. Source.

Wabi-Sabi Inspired Loungewear by Des Sen

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FASHION Fashion fashion designer Interview womenswearWords Kylie McDowell. Wabi-Sabi inspired loungewear brand Des Sen believes that “simple daily rituals cultivate a connection with self and by slowing down, the smaller moments of life become more beautiful.”.

Meanwhile In “Paris Fashion Week”… Have Fashion Designers Gone Insane?

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Believe it or not, but this is an actual fashion collection by designer Rick Owens which debuted in “Paris Fashion Week” few years ago. Have fashion industry gone completely insane? h/t: sadanduseless Also, check How Men Should Look… According To Fashion Designers.

Gaming meets high-fashion in new Karl Lagerfeld collaboration

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High-end fashion, retro computer games and cats aren’t perhaps an obvious trio. The late fashion designer behind the eponymous brand’s famous cat Choupette (who’s clocked up more than 270,000 Instagram followers on the fan page @ChoupettesDiary), is the star of the game.

Cool Pics Defined Fashion Trend Of Young Women In The 1990s

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Group at seawall, West Palm Beach, July 4, 1990 Women’s fashion in the 1990s is very distinct. While the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s are famous for their iconic fashion trends, the &#8217. Photography 1990s fashion retro style womenWhile not quite as loud as the eighties, the nineties took that attitude and tried to be a little smarter and a little classier. Sometimes designers succeeded, sometimes they didn’t.

VELVET IN FASHION | ABOUT FABRIC

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Black and white velvet clothing were in fashion, particularly in the 15th century. The post VELVET IN FASHION | ABOUT FABRIC appeared first on FSketcher. In this post, I’d like to focus on one of the most glamorous fabrics of all times, Velvet, which has experienced a revival in popularity over the last few years. Velvet has been used for ages to create some of the most splendid eveningwear imaginable.

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Life, Death And Dreams: The Beautiful And Fashionable Art Of Shikimi

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A Tokyo-based illustrator with a broad fan base, Shikimi combines a refined sensibility for fashion and design, an ability to create striking compositions, and an an eye for detail and aesthetic balance, resulting in exquisite and detailed tableaus centered on characters. Inspirations anime fashion illustrations japan