German designer Marcel Dunger created a collection of jewels called “Manufract” : rings, earrings and necklaces made from broken pieces of maple wood and natural resin. The artist drew his inspiration from the phenomenon of trees’ self-healing which suffer and produce automatically resin. Handmade accessories with pastel colors, to discover.
To introduce her collection of graphic and colorful scarves Blazon, English designer Natasha Coverdale thought about taking a series of tropical pictures. The most exotic birds wear the scarves that correspond with the colors of their beaks and their feathers. Perfect scarves to brighten your autumn up.
It’s in the upscale neighborhood of Tokyo, in Ginza, that Louis Vuitton recently opened its doors. The facade was built with an unusual design : they use the image of the country, between modernity and tradition, to create graphics that refer to Japanese style ornaments and to the codes of the famous fashion house, such as checked pattern. To discover in images.
Directed by Julien Soulier & Adrien Landre from Partizan, French ready-to-wear brand Harmony just released its new spot to introduce their Fall/Winter 2014 collection. On a music by Odesza – “iPlayYouListen”, choreographers Mia Hjelte and Daniel Norgren-Jensen dance gracefully by changing their clothes at each splices. A beautiful way to present a collection, in dance and music.
“What Do You Hyde Series” is an astonishing portraits series made by the Argentine photographer Romina Ressia. For this project, she staged mysterious women whose face and torso are hidden by patterned fabrics. What is even more interesting is the correlation between textile and patterns painted in the background papers. More details in images.
Represented by the same studio of Lara Kiosses, vegetal artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc has collaborated with photographer Isabelle Chapuis for two poetical series : “Etamine” and “Dandelion”. The first series of portraits focuses on a man dressed up and masked by carnations’, anemones’, iris’ and chrysanthemum’s petals. The second one pays tribute to dandelions through women’s portraits, full of finesse.
For the Prada“>Prada’s Spring-Summer 2015 collection, it’s a strange purple desert sand that invaded the podium room in Milan. It’s within dunes of fine sand and ochre ground that the models walked. A stunning staging signed AMO which improves ambiguity between interior and exterior. More images in the gallery.
For SUITCASE Magazine, Magna Carta Media directed “The Golden Age” : a mapping in which we follow a woman wandering in different nature or city landscapes with patterns reflecting and animating on her clothes and face. A live visual projection made by All Of It Now, to discover in video, with a making of.
Helsinki-based photographer Osma Harvilahti is the author of very beautiful photos he takes during his trips : in Morocco, in Kenya, in Singapour or in London. His pictures often look like contemporary still lives, mixing fruits, portraits, animals and flowers. His personal work and his photoshoot for Finnish designers Marimekko’s new campaign are to discover in the article.
Holypopstore has launched its new concept store in Rome, in an art gallery. The store presents different brands such as Nike, Adidas, Vans, Beats and Medicom Toys but also New York-based artist Kaws’ artworks, exhibited in special areas. This concept store collaborates also each month with artists for shoeboxes’ limited edition. Holypopstore officially opens its doors today with a live-performance of American painter Buff Monster.
American designer Lily Clark created an ophthalmologic kit called “Play Optics” inspired by Josef Albers’ optic art. Helped by Dan Blackman studio, she printed optometric tests’ posters, business cards, postcards and a lookbook, the whole with pastel colors. A design made in order to anticipate our eyesight’s troubles.