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CLOAK (dervinBATARLO + LAURA FISHMAN) @ SEAMS exhibition by SWEET’ART

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The above artwork titled CLOAK is a collaborative sculpture piece by Laura Fishman and dervinBATARLO. With Batarlo’s skills in fashion design and pattern cutting, CLOAK was produced using more than six (up to ten, if I’m not mistaken) ‘liquid paintings’ by Fishman. This multicoloured artwork (check Laura Fishman’s website to see its original colours) will be exhibited as part of the SEAMS exhibition this coming September, during London Fashion Week, brought to you by Sweet’Art. Come and join us on September 13th (2014) for the private view. Check the flyer (below) for more details or you can contact me via Twitter (dervinbatarlo) or email (dervinbatarlo.icloud.com).

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DRIES VAN NOTEN womenswear AW 2013 | dissection 0.1: LAYERING

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Dries Van Noten‘s collections, as well all know, are characterised by his use of prints, colours, fabrics and the combination of the masculine and the feminine. Layering is one aspect that is also associated with the brand’s style, which is evident in his collections, season after season. For AW 2013, tiered pieces cleverly multiplied its layering effect, in the form of long tiered skirts, dresses and skirted trousers, giving the silhouette shape and structure.

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Images via showstudio.com

 

BLACK + WHITE FRIDAY 0.8 | MINIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY by NICHOLAS ALAN COPE

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Minimalist and very monochromatic, Nicholas Alan Cope‘s clean images featuring sharp lines and abstract shapes are the kind of images I like to Instagram. Check his website for more amazing and inspiring photography work.

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two of something 4.4 | camouflage print trousers (DRIES VAN NOTEN + MICHAEL KORS)

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Top: wide-legged trousers from Dries Van Noten menswear SS13 (via fashionising.com) | Bottom: from Michael Kors AW13 (via fashionablymale.net)

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two of something 4.2 | paper sculptures (MATT SHLIAN + SANDRA BACKLUND)

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Top: paper craft by Matt Shlian (via trendland.com) | Bottom: paper dress by Sandra Backlund – SS10 (via forwardcouncil.com)

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selection: JULIUS AW 2012

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Futuristic and avant-garde. Dark and dystopic. Julius AW 2012 collection consists of long and lean pieces in black (some in off-white). The drape on some of the garments create a bit of volume to the look but without ruining his signature lean silhouette.

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Images via totemfashion.com

two of something 4.1 | BATMAN (MARC BIJL + RYNSHU HASHIMOTO)

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Top: Bye Bye, Badman (2009) by Mark Bijl (via thebreedersystem.com) | Bottom: from Rynshu Hashimoto/MASAMOTO AW 2009 (via blogs.reuters.com)

A model displays a creation by Japanese designer Rynshu Hashimoto for Masatomo as part of his Fall/Winter 2009/10 men's collections during Paris Fashion Week