For Fall, Peter Som Is Crazy About Movement + Pattern

For Fall, Peter Som had a bit of everything to offer.  The many looks included something playful (row1, looks 1 + 4) + something dressy (row 3, look 2).  But what really stood out for me was how movement + pattern proved to be key to this collection.  Movement was present in skirts + peplums […]

Christopher Kane Turns Flowers Inside Out For Spring 2014

To even imagine such a feat + then have it executed with such beauty + wit, goes to show you just how imaginative + talented Christopher Kane truly is. Sure, florals have pervaded fashion for decades, but to take the scientific approach, as Kane did for spring, was quite unique. Kane approached the flower in […]

Suno Offers Blooming Stripes For Resort 2014

(photos: John Aquino) The idea of getting back to nature was the inspiration behind Suno‘s Resort 2014 collection, which they successfully captured with stripes + florals.  Yet, unlike other collections, where natural materials were used, this time, they used some synthetics including the vinyl skirt in look 3.  My favorite look though, has to be […]

Real Horror Gets A Haute Floral Makeover

When it comes to horror flicks, I’m not such a fan, especially when dealing with the occult, no matter what science says.  I’m so bad in fact,  it’ll take me about three months to truly shake off any cursed imagery out of my head.  One character in particular, is that scary bitch in ‘The Ring’, […]

Presenting Natalia Grzybowski’s ‘Hybrid Printed’ S/S12 Collection

Using minimalist and modern silhouettes with extreme floral textile designs, Sydney based fashion and textile designer Natalia Grzybowski brings us this S/S12 conceptual collection called ‘HYBRID PRINTED’ combining elements of nature and technology through botanicals engineered to perfectly embrace the female form.  By approaching the female body as a hybrid – part female, part flower […]

Sølve Sundsbø Tells Stories With GIFS

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