I visited the V&A as part of my research and looked at the fashion exhibition. I discovered a pretty lace veil which really caught my eye. I also looked at old fashioned dress history and embroidery/crochet.
After researching Mario Testino briefly in my sketchbook I wanted to continue looking at his work. I love the editorial style of this photographer and the way he uses netting, lace and sheer fabrics within his shoots. I love the… Continue Reading
“People call things Vulgar when they are new to them” – Mary Quant, 1967. This week I visited the Barbican gallery with Jess and Erin. We all really loved this exhibition as it was predominately fashion textile based! My favourite… Continue Reading
Over the past 2 weeks, I have visited London a few times to visit exhibitions to inform my research and see what is happening in the art world wider than just fashion, but the exhibitions I enjoyed the most involved… Continue Reading
Last Friday (4.11.16) I visited the Louisa Guinness Gallery to see the ‘Boldness Of Calder’ exhibition. Set on the first floor in a small house in Soho, tucked away in-between high end shops like Vivienne Westwood, the Gallery has a modest… Continue Reading
I visited the fashion label I previously worked for to see how they have chosen to display their garments in the HQ office. The label have custom made the mannequins to have a rose gold running paint effect on them.… Continue Reading
Initial visual research. Looking at how brands style their current season clothing on mannequins in shop window displays and in store. A combination of photos taken in Oxford street, Covent garden & Brighton Churchill square. Observations: Current trends… Continue Reading
I visited the Infinite Mix in association with the vinyl factory exhibition. The exhibition focused on sound art and video entirely. It takes place in an immense, labyrinthine, leaky, graffitied, disused office block on the Strand, which has been filled… Continue Reading