Freelance illustrator from Germany, Tilman Faelker introduced us to his mixed media collages – Drawing free hand before digitizing, his style is a mix of retro and futuristic geometry with a touch of 8 bit video games. A pretty unique style that I am sure you will enjoy as much as me!
Abstract and conceptual, as everything is in the mind of Helmut Lang, is his latest work entitled, “Make it Hard”. In this art exhibit, which recently showcased at The Fireplace Project in East Hamptons, “Lang has shredded his entire archive, after donating the rest of his collected work to worldwide fashion, design and contemporary art […]
Listen to “Fair Warning (Oliver Remix)” here BUY HERE Many have come to love Penguin Prison aka Chris Glover for the disco that he has proven undead. The New Yorker keeps up an energy as vibrant as his city and has another pulsating single up his sleeve, remixed to an at-times ethereal effect. What catches […]
Anchored in Ralph Lauren‘s authentic American heritage, their new collection Denim & Supply is replacing the Polo jeans line. Offering a new approach to denim and sportswear, capturing the weathered character of found vintage pieces and effortlessly styling them with an eclectic, individualistic spirit. Watch video below directed by Trendland’s friend Nathan Copan.
Using possibly the cheapest material around—thrift store plastics that have already been used or trashed—Sayaka Kajita Ganz still manages to make pieces that look downright priceless (and sell for over US$ 12,500 each). Born in Yokohama, Japan, Sayaka explains that, “Japanese Shinto beliefs are such that all objects and organisms have spirits, and objects that […]
Listen to “I Would Die For You” here Mariachi El Bronx is the Mexican-style side project of indie band, The Bronx. With an American punk sound in the realm of Sublime, the innovative Los Angeles group of five have been gaining recognition as a clever, stand out alter ego to their original undertaking. The mariachi […]
Opening Ceremony just launched its first ever kidswear collection. Infinitely cute, and just as cool, this new baby is a team-up between Opening Ceremony and Hong Kong-based children’s apparel brand A for Apple. But don’t expect the usual basics and lacy frills. The collection’s fresh take on tyke style brings you pieces like Victorian blouses […]
The cut-out portraits of Brazilian artist Lucas Simões are pretty amazing, consisting of layering the same photo up to 10 times, he invites intimate friends over to tell him a secret as he takes their portrait. However, his intention was not to hear their secret, but to capture the
With just a bit of nylon rope and Styrofoam, Mozart Guerra manages to churn out amazingly life-like sculptures. The past years have seen this Brazilian-born artist tackle subjects, like geishas, monkey heads, and skulls. Born in 1962, Mozart studied architecture at the University Federal of Pernambuco. His first few jobs included working as a set […]
Le Crayon Hotel is one of Paris’ newest hotels. The hotel mixes colors and patterns as well as materials to create a fresh new and vibrant environment for creative guests from around the world. “Le Crayon is a patchwork of ideas illustrated through the rich and continuous dialogue between materials and colors within the 27 […]
Hailing from Cork Ireland, Conor Harrington has gained notoriety around the globe with a unique style that straddles the line between his graffiti roots and fine art, resulting in energetic large-scale works of art. A top-notch draftsman with pencil, charcoal, spray-can and oil brush – his images evoke themes of
Hair Glasses is a collection of sustainable fashion eyewear exploring the potential of Human hair. The UK beauty industry imports 15 million pounds worth of human hair per year. As the world’s population continues to increase, human hair has been reimagined as a viable—importantly renewable–material. Hair Glasses comprises of human hair with bioresin as a binding agent, the […]
Here is another very talented illustrator, but don’t call Elisabeth Bukanova that to her face. Bukanova is not a fan of the labels, artist or illustrator, she does not identify with that. “I don’t really like the specification fashion illustrator. My drawings might be fashionable at some point – but they’re not purely fashion. I […]
Peter Jorge Fischer owner of Skypak has taken the robust and versatile Airplane Trolleys from the sky and, with a large portion of entrepreneurial matter-of-factness and a knack for design, is elegantly styling airplane trolleys for apartments and offices.
Here is a little recap of Stockhom Fashion Week S/S 2012. I have featured our favorite looks from our favorite Swedish brands. I definitely felt that Hope’s S/S 2012 collection was the strongest of them all. It really felt like a collection. Simple silhouettes paired with great prints and a bold royal blue that weaved […]
Spexclub.com has a brand new look, and they are seeing things differently – much brighter and bolder! Spexclub, the visionary pioneers that have revolutionized the online eyewear market, announce the launch of their updated website Spexclub.com. The new site features a well edited selection of different, trend-forward styles for prescription and non-prescription frames, free shipping […]
Shoe love: The Wingtip Brogue by Grenson for Tenue De Nimes. Tenue de Nîmes enjoyed such positive reactions after the release of the first Grenson x Tenue de Nîmes brogue that a second interpretation had to follow soon. This shoe has been part of English shoemaking heritage for well over 100 years. The wingtip brogue […]
Ronald Stoops studied photography in Antwerpen, and quickly became the photographer readily associated with fashion productions by Antwerpen Six: Walter Von Beirdonck, Martin Margiela, Dries Van Noten, Dirk Van Saene, Dirk Birkkembergs & Marine Yee. Working with the world’s most unique, talented and original fashion designers is a sure bet to give you stunning images. […]
Since it is that time to shine that light on Scandinavia, with the Fashion Weeks in rotation I came across these great looks from talented young designer Carin Wester’s. Though this is not her S/S 2012 collection, I couldn’t help but share it with you since all these looks are on sale on her site […]