For S/S 2013, designers Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos cited their experience as Pitti Uomo’s featured womenswear designers as a key influence. Artistic designer Johnny Lu even created a new computer program to the line’s signature digital prints for this feature. At Pitti, the duo clearly evolved their prints, and for Spring they are […]
Written by Guest Blogger Madeline Rudin For his S/S 2013 women’s collection, Paul Smith opted for easy to wear, mix and match pieces. Fabrics of lace and cotton floated down the runway boasting simple proportions and loose silhouettes. With clean lines and geometric patterns, the collection was themed by deep hues and bold color blocking. […]
Mulberry’s S/S 2013 show, according to Creative Director Emma Hill, was a “blend of Mulberry’s English country heritage with a sorbet summer palette.” With no shortage of celebrities in its front row (Alexa, Kate, et al), the cool British sensibility of the 1970s was present: menswear inspired suits, wide leg leather pants, and waistcoat jackets […]
What would Burberry be without its trench coats (and trench coats be without Burberry)? And this season, they decided to remind us of that fact, with a fresh candy-coated array in lace, satin, and metallics. Taking a page from the label’s archive of corsets and capes, head designer Christopher Bailey describes the collection as being […]
Ruud Van Empel, who we have previously featured on Trendland, is a Dutch artist whose digitally collaged photographs “confront photography’s authority with painterly stylization and an almost cinematic experience of parallel time frames.” Meticulously photographing models, clothing, and shrubbery, the artist then reassembles them digitally to create artificial figures and landscapes.