Wednesday, 13 October 2021 10:37

Sharon Sweeney SS22: Swanzy Land

The Dublin-based designer Sharon Sweeney studied and worked in the environmental sector, which contributed to her passion for and commitment to sustainability in terms of using sustainable, organic, and locally sourced fabrics.

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The collection Swanzy Land is constructed by Irish Linen, cotton, ramie, Tencel as well as deadstock fabrics.

 

It pays homage to the late pioneering modernist artist Mary Swanzy, an Irish landscape and genre artist, who dived into many different styles, among which she is acclaimed for being one of the country’s first abstract painters. Sweeney makes similar use of a muted and pastel colour palette throughout.

A pale lilac short pantsuit fuses feminine details like the Moschino-esque heart-shaped buttons with a harsher geometrical and abstract futuristic shape and cutouts. A white cropped Renaissance blouse with huge puff sleeves and tight button-downs on the sleeves brings past and future together. Sweeney showcases an interesting and abstract aesthetic with clashing contrast, yet they jointly create something new and concise.

www.sharonsweeney.com

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Wednesday, 03 March 2021 10:30

NEHERA AW21- META

Nehera AW21 is a metaphysical essay, inspired by “The Song of Love” painted by the surrealist precursor Giorgio De Chirico.

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Wednesday, 24 February 2021 14:00

Ahluwalia AW21 - Traces

Through these recent times of lockdown, Priya Ahluwalia has taken the extra time spent at home as an opportunity to grow her personal library.

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Sunday, 21 February 2021 16:47

Life Before Birth By Eftychia Karamolegkou

Eftychia Karamolegkou's seventh collection marks a turning point for the brand. The end of something old and the beginning of something new.

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Friday, 19 February 2021 11:59

Alvaro Mars SS21 Unveils Mavra Solar

Designer Alvaro Mars welcomes you aboard the Mavra Solar which will transport you through space to the first runway on Mars.

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Sunday, 31 January 2021 10:35

"Blue Velvet" By Spiros Stefanoudakis

The Spiros Stefanoudakis woman is the Dorothy Vallens of modern times. Both femme fatale and delicate at the same time.

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Tuesday, 19 January 2021 11:55

"7 ways to be T.VDB / Act 3: A Hopeful Parade"

On a live stream catwalk performance in Berlin, Tom Van der Borght showed 21 stunning looks from his “7 ways to be TVDB” presenting at Hyères.

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Monday, 14 December 2020 11:51

The Last Butterfly In The World

Farhad Re designed this capsule collection to remind us that without nature, culture would not exist.

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Tuesday, 06 October 2020 11:33

Introducing Pattern Into Your Home

I always find that when the weather starts to go grey I just want to surround myself with at much pattern and colour, in order to brighten up my day and boost my spirits. So, if you are in need of some inspiration to give your space that extra oomph? I have got you covered. Read on to find out how to inject some fun into your interior spaces. 

Let’s Kick It Off 

Okay, what I have learned is keeping things simple is the best way, so start on the floor. Adding a statement rug of your choice, size, pattern, and color is the perfect way to add patterns into your room. Yes, this is hassle-free and the easiest way to add instant oomph to your living room or bedroom.

 Furniture Items

Go with rattan, a hot trend, to add interest to your space.

 

Or go for something that will really stand out and brighten your space like these really awesome pattern painted furniture pieces from Oliver Bonas. You can keep that summer feeling alive and feel like you are in a tropical jungle especially on those really yucky rainy days. 

Layers Always Work Well

Layer it up with smaller décor accessories like baskets or ceramics The possibilities are endless.

Another option is to choose something you love and double it up. Start with your bed and then move on to your sofa and smother it in color and pattern. I am just in love with this collection of patterns from George Home.

So, now that we know the how and even the where we have no excuse to not brighten and pattern-fill our interior spaces 

 

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Thursday, 30 July 2020 11:22

Lazoschmidl - Margarita

Set in 1989, in a Burger restaurant, to the music of Tina Turner this collection from Lazoschmidl, Menswear has been written as a romantic B-movie based on the story of two heroines on a road trip exploring love and independence.
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