Sand Inspiration at Armani
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Sand Inspiration at Armani

Sand is a naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles. It is defined by size, being finer than gravel and coarser than silt. Sand can also refer to a textural class of soil or soil type; i.e. a soil containing more than 85% sand-sized particles (by mass).   Giorgio Armani was inspired by sand for the spring 2015 collection. His interpretation of it was … Continue reading

SS2015 Trend – Holographic + Iridescent Fabric
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SS2015 Trend – Holographic + Iridescent Fabric

Yesterday’s article featured the hologram runway show of Ralph Lauren. See it HERE. In continuation to the hologram theme, I wanted to focus on holographic fabric. It is a trend I’ve seen in a few designers’ SS2015 collections. (A few other trends I’ve also seen are an influence in Asian culture, foil, and silver metallics.) … Continue reading

Fashion Meets Technology – Ralph Lauren SS15
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Fashion Meets Technology – Ralph Lauren SS15

hol·o·gram ˈhäləˌgram,ˈhōlə-/ noun noun: hologram; plural noun: holograms a three-dimensional image formed by the interference of light beams from a laser or other coherent light source. a photograph of an interference pattern that, when suitably illuminated, produces a three-dimensional image.   I wrote a three-part article last year that featured the use of holographic fabric in fashion. … Continue reading

Designer Decoded – Skingraft SS15
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Designer Decoded – Skingraft SS15

  BLOOD -[bluhd] noun 1. the fluid that circulates in the principal vascular system of human beings and other vertebrates, in humans consisting of plasma in which the red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets are suspended. 2. the vital principle; life. The line known as SKINGRAFT takes on a whole new embodiment of it’s name this SS 2015 season. A skin graft in the medical world is of course just what the name states – grafting skin.The word “graft” is defined as a a portion of living tissue surgically transplanted … Continue reading