Gizia SS2013
Nature / Spring Fashion

Gizia SS2013

Let’s get back to nature. Take a peek at Turkish designer Gizia‘s SS2013 Campaign of Patricia van der Vliet that was photographed by Nihat Odabaşı. Seemingly heavily influenced by animal prints, jungle foliage, and that dark water that runs through the jungle after a heavy rain. This gown we at first thought was influenced by … Continue reading

Dragonfly Influence
Nature

Dragonfly Influence

The dragonfly is an insect belonging to the order Odonata. It is characterized by large multifaceted eyes, two pairs of strong transparent wings, and an elongated body.   In a number of different articles, we have referenced Alexander McQueen. Like HERE. (Honeycomb Influence) Or HERE (Skull Influence) It is easy to see how this house … Continue reading

Gilded Butterflies
Nature

Gilded Butterflies

.The Butterfly. A butterfly is a day-flying insect of the Order Lepidoptera. This order includes the butterflies as well as the moths. Most butterflies have a life cycle consisting of 4 stages: egg, larva, pupa and adult. The earliest known butterfly fossils date to the mid Eocene epoch, between 40–50 million years ago. There are … Continue reading

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Honeycomb Influence

The bee – once influenced designs worn by Napoleon Bonaparte. Now the honeycomb – this mass of hexagonal wax cells has influenced Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen. It has inspired a beautiful SS13 collection. Influencing most everything in the line – from honeycomb head pieces to heels. The honeycomb not only has influenced this line but … Continue reading