Tag: Art

Rubbish Removal Hits the Fashion Industry
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Rubbish Removal Hits the Fashion Industry

If you're looking for new ideas on what to do with your rubbish before rubbish removal, consider this recent news story! The ninth annual Festival of Arts Runway Fashion Show, part of the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts, was held August 12, 2017. If you're conjuring up mental images of silk gowns and expensive fancy lace, think again! At least eighty percent of materials for each outfit worn at this fashion show must be made from recycled, reclaimed, or reused materials! The fashions are created by artists with a great deal of creativity and the crowds this show draws includes people very passionate about saving Planet Earth.

Paris to host the Morpheus Cup in 2018
World fashion

Paris to host the Morpheus Cup in 2018

It is now official : the most important challenge for European students will take place in the French capital on April 12th, 2018 at Palais Brongniart.

Evan Simonitsch - menswear stylist
People profiles

Evan Simonitsch - menswear stylist

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Evan Simonitsch has developed an eye for both the clean, sophisticated fashions of the red carpet as well as the casual looks of LA street style. Throughout his experience in the fashion world, he has worked on countless projects across multiple mediums including television and editorial content, but his true passion lies in menswear styling.

Star Burleigh - Mexican born stylist
People profiles

Star Burleigh - Mexican born stylist

Star was born in Veracruz, Mexico and moved to the United States at the age of four. From a very young age, Star developed a love and passion for the arts. She spent her childhood in art lessons where she focused on painting, photography, sculpting, and sketching. During her teen years she became obsessed with fashion and like any kid growing up in Los Angeles, a dream of one day working for Hollywood.

Paulo Battista is the winner of Most Stylish Real Men November 2016
Competitions & awards

Paulo Battista is the winner of Most Stylish Real Men November 2016

It's time, we announce the top 5 winners of Most Stylish Real Men. So the winners for November are...

Giovanni Luigi Bordone is the winner of Most Stylish Real Men October 2016
Competitions & awards

Giovanni Luigi Bordone is the winner of Most Stylish Real Men October 2016

For the first time, we announce the top 6 winners of Most Stylish Real Men. So the winners for October are...

Artful Tailoring - Bespoke and Custom Clothing
Bespoke Men's Suits

Artful Tailoring - Bespoke and Custom Clothing

Made using the 200 year-old, time-tested methods of the famed Savile Row Tailors, the construction of a bespoke suit takes 80 hours of detailed workmanship. Artful Tailoring are the only custom tailor in the valley that hand cuts suits in store. Creating a bespoke suit requires several meetings with the tailor to ensure a perfect fitting suit.

Art Lewin Bespoke - your suit, your style
Bespoke Men's Suits

Art Lewin Bespoke - your suit, your style

At Art Lewin Bespoke, their fittings begin well before measurements are taken: the client’s posture and how he/she moves determine the personalities of bespoke suits. The fit of the bespoke suit follows the way the client wears & experiences the suit, as well as his ergonomics and lifestyle. What sophisticated clients want and expect the ability to satisfy the most varied lifestyle in terms of daily living, aesthetics and sense of style.

Fashion Styling and Forecasting course by London College of Contemporary Arts
Fashion design education

Fashion Styling and Forecasting course by London College of Contemporary Arts

'This course concentrates on fashion forecasting, teaching you about the cyclical nature of the fashion industry. You will discover where and why fashion forecasting is used by companies and how it can influence other areas of the fashion industry. You will also be taught the basics of fashion styling, including how to create a complete look according to a selected theme.'

Mariya Christova - an aspiring illustrator from Amsterdam
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Mariya Christova - an aspiring illustrator from Amsterdam

Mariya is the Art Director of Men's Fashion Cluster in Amsterdam. In 2000 she graduated university in Bulgaria where she got a Plastic Arts (sculpture), Fine Arts and Art history diploma. After spending time abroad she decided to stay and live in Holland.

Dutch men's suit designers
Menswear collections

Dutch men's suit designers

If you are currently in the Netherland and you are looking for a well-fitting men's suit for you or your spouse, we can help you with a list of some of the best Dutch brands, offering high quality menswear. According to us, these are...

Dutch fashion: State of Art
Menswear collections

Dutch fashion: State of Art

Every year, State of Art develops eight collections of sporty, contemporary, stylish and comfortable clothing for 'people with an active lifestyle'. The brand has show rooms in Antwerpen, Helsinki, Kopenhagen, Lichtenvoorde, Oslo and Stockholm, 32 brand stores, more than 1,000 official dealers, many shop-in-shop locations and an official webshop.

Rani Zakhem Fall-Winter 2015/2016 Couture Collection
Collections

Rani Zakhem Fall-Winter 2015/2016 Couture Collection

For what would be glamour if not the art of transforming women into beings of light? In a tribute to Lola-Lola, the mythical character of 'The Blue Angel' movie, this collection tips its hat off to the famous costume makers of the great American cinema and Paramount, Gilbert Adrian, Jean Louis, Orry Kelly.

Charlie Hunnam as King Arthur in Guy Ritchie's 'Knights of the Roundtable'
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Charlie Hunnam as King Arthur in Guy Ritchie's 'Knights of the Roundtable'

Charlie Hunnam ('Sons of Anarchy'), Astrid Bergès-Frisbey ('Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides') and Mikael Persbrandt ('The Hobbit') are the leading actors in Guy Ritchie's 'Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur'. Air date: July 22, 2016.

John Galliano Fall-Winter 2015/2016 womenswear collection
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John Galliano Fall-Winter 2015/2016 womenswear collection

British designer Bill Gaytten presented his Fall-Winter 15/16 women's collection for label John Galliano on Sunday (March 8th) in France, during the Paris Fashion Week (March 3-11, 2015).

Alexandra Popescu-York Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection at Couture Fashion Week NY
World fashion

Alexandra Popescu-York Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection at Couture Fashion Week NY

Designer's inspiration for the Fall-Winter 15/16 collection is 'the soul of the artist - intricate, complex individuals, who live in surrealist worlds'.

Royal Designers for Industry: Gilles Clément
Fashion design education

Royal Designers for Industry: Gilles Clément

Gilles Clément is an acclaimed French horticultural engineer, gardener, landscape architect, botanist and writer. He was one of the first to allow nature to participate, and often lead, in the creative and ecological shaping of new landscapes and, for the last 40 years, he has had a significant influence on landscape design across the world.

Royal Designers for Industry: Richard Rogers
Fashion design education

Royal Designers for Industry: Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers first came to prominence in the late 1960s with the competition-winning scheme for the Pompidou centre in Paris, and he has been at the cutting edge of architecture and urban design for 50 years since.

Royal Designers for Industry: Neil Thomas
Fashion design education

Royal Designers for Industry: Neil Thomas

Neil Thomas is one of the most inventive structural engineers of his generation. With more than 30 years of working alongside architects, artists, and production designers, his work is often the invisible hand that delivers extraordinary and ambitious visions with elegance and quality.

Royal Designers for Industry: Fernando Gutiérrez
Fashion design education

Royal Designers for Industry: Fernando Gutiérrez

Over the past two decades, Fernando Gutiérrez has developed into a highly individual and distinctive graphic designer, and of the most talented in the UK. Through his many books, catalogues, magazines, exhibitions and posters, he has raised public awareness of challenging social issues, made museum and gallery collections more accessible, and reignited public interest in classic literature.

Royal Designers for Industry: Helen Storey
Fashion design education

Royal Designers for Industry: Helen Storey

Professor Helen Storey MBE studied fashion design and achieved critical acclaim in the industry for many years before changing the focus of her career to explore new creative challenges within the field of science.

RSA announced the new Royal Designers for Industry
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RSA announced the new Royal Designers for Industry

Last night (November 27th 2014) four of the UK's best designers were recognised for their outstanding contribution to design and society by becoming Royal Designers for Industry (RDI) at an award ceremony held at the RSA.

Interview with Jelena Jankovic - young fashion designer from Bulgaria
Interviews

Interview with Jelena Jankovic - young fashion designer from Bulgaria

Jelena Jankovic graduated bachelor's degree of Fashion design this year at the National Academy of Art.
During the graduation fashion show she presented her collection 'Spirits Of The Past'. It is inspired and created under the influence of ancient techniques such as knitting, dyeing, wood processing

Interview with Irina Milanova - young fashion designer from Bulgaria
Interviews

Interview with Irina Milanova - young fashion designer from Bulgaria

In 2014 Irina Milanova finishes her bachelor degree in Fashion at the National Academy of Art.
During the graduation fashion show she presented her collection 'In touch with Nature'.

Junk Fashion Show 2014 in Poland
Fashion shows

Junk Fashion Show 2014 in Poland

Between January 30th and February 2nd 2014 in Krakow, Poland, took place the Eko Fashion Weekend.
We offer you to see the creations made of paper by the students of the School of Art and Fashion Design, during the Junk Fashion Show 2014.

Interviews

"A well dressed man makes the difference" - Interview with the menswear designer Mariana Razuk

The brand Marie Raz was born in Berlin, Germany. It is a men’s label, which has some unisex pieces to offer. The brand stands for a different design with experimental cuts. Very important is choosing the best fabrics and love for details.

Interview with Gyula Szabó - menswear designer from Hungary
Interviews

Interview with Gyula Szabó - menswear designer from Hungary

Gyula Szabó is a menswear fashion designer.
Hisoriginal qualification was electrician. He started makingclothes for himself in his twenties. A few years later, he changed his profession and became a garment industrial engineer.
He has worked as a pattern maker.

Women's fashion: Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Carolina Herrera
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Women's fashion: Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Carolina Herrera

For her collection for Spring-Summer 2014, Carolina Herrera was looking for inspiration in 50s and 60s art works of Venezuelan artists Jesús Rafael Soto and Carlos Cruz-Diez.
'You are going to be dizzy! It's about Kinetic Art - it's eye-popping!', Carolina Herrera explained.
There are plenty of stripes, curved line patterns and fluttering silk.

Art Week Style.Uz 2010 - the fashion and art event in Central Asia
World fashion

Art Week Style.Uz 2010 - the fashion and art event in Central Asia

Art Week Style.Uz takes place from 9 to 14 October in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Many famous designers presented their collections, such as the French fashion label Balmain, the Spanish designer AGATHA RUIZ DE LA PRADA , Max Mara etc. The event also hosted several master classes - Master class by SALVATORE FERRAGAMO (Italy), Master class by LONDON COLLEGE OF FASHION, exhibitions and concerts.

Art Week Style.Uz is the most high profile fashion and art event in Central Asia, which is truly recognized as one of the best events showcasing the entire versatility of traditional and contemporary Central Asian art, culture, music and fashion. Style.Uz project is a crossroads of arts, traditions and modernity. For four years now the Week impresses with its scale and dynamics, variety of its events and attracts more and more attention of the world’s most famous figures. The concept of the Art Week is completely different from that of fashion-week, because it compiles painting and antique exhibitions, auctions, presentations, National Dress Festival, fashion shows by Uzbek and foreign designers, master classes by experts from different fields of arts, charity concerts.

Fashion trends in belts
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Fashion trends in belts

"We make the belt fashion possible" – this is the motto of "BeltArt", which presented its collection of leather bags and belts during the event Fashion evenings 2010 in Grand Hotel Varna.

The mother company is founded in the 50's, in Oberberg German land. Well-known for the leather briefcases production, the activity field develops also by producing men belts within clothing industry at the beginning of the 60's.

Fashion evenings 2010
Fashion shows

Fashion evenings 2010

On 11 and 12 June 2010 in Grand hotel Varna, St. Konstantin and Elena will be held the ninth edition of one of the biggest fashion events in Bulgaria – "Fashion evenings", which is presenting collections of famous Bulgarian designers and fashion houses.

Wide variety of elegant outfits, jewelry and accessories will be presented during the fashion shows – ladies formal and wedding dresses, casual wear, underwear and swimwear, hosiery, accessories and children’s clothing.

Nobility and generosity overcame the crisis
Fashion collections

Nobility and generosity overcame the crisis

The traditional charity fashion show "Spring in Moto-Pfohe" gathered almost 34 000 leva - a record in the 14-year old history of the event.

This years edition of the spring Holiday of beauty, organized for the 14th time from Moto-Pfohe and Bulgarian Red Cross, took place in the National Archaeological Museum in Sofia. With the slogan "Contemporary mosaic" the defile presented the creative individuality and nonstandard look at the wardrobe today of 18 young designers - bachelors and masters from the National Art Academy, "Fashion" specialty.

Natural fabrics and romantic silhouettes are the latest hit in prom dresses 2010.
Trends

Natural fabrics and romantic silhouettes are the latest hit in prom dresses 2010.

Quality fabrics of silk, lycra and taffeta from Roberto Cavalli, Ungaro and Versace, dominate in the new collection of Art Studio KAV with designer Krassy Stefanova and artist Annie Stefanova.

The prom trends for 2010 were presented by top models of "Euromodels" in a night club, VIP Communications reports.

Host of the show was PR and fashion manager Patricia Kirilova.

Sonia Rykiel fashion house presented collection during Art Week Style.uz 2009
Fashion collections

Sonia Rykiel fashion house presented collection during Art Week Style.uz 2009

On 12 October in Tashkent, Uzbekistan started the Art Week Style.uz 2009 - annual wide-scale culture, arts and fashion event, which will continue until 17 Ostober .

Art Week Style.uz – is a crossroad of arts, traditions and modernity. For four years now the Week impresses with its scale and dynamics, versatility of its events and attracts more and more attention of the world most famous figures. The format of ‘the Week of Art’ has been initially set as a concept of Style.Uz by the project’s main initiator and leader – Gulnara Karimova, the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Forum of culture and arts of Uzbekistan Foundation (the Fund Forum)

Organic Cotton Bio T-Shirts – Soft And Comfortable
Fashion trends

Organic Cotton Bio T-Shirts – Soft And Comfortable

On the 8th edition of one of the biggest fashion events in Bulgaria - "Fashion Evenings" that was held on 13th and 14th of June 2009 in Grand Hotel Varna in "Sv. Konstantin I Elena" resort SoledoArts presented bio t-shirts made from organic cotton of "Earth Positive".

Bio-cotton is grown without chemicals with gathered rain water. Harmful chemicals are also not used during the manufacturing and treatment of the organic cotton and the ecologically clean products are of a higher quality.

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