Phenomenon A/W 2012

Japanese brand Phenomenon presented their autumn/winter 2012 line on Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tokyo. Phenomenon was founded in 2004 by Takeshi Osumi and is getting more acknowledged by every collection. • Tokyo Mercedes-Benz moenädalal esitles oma sügis/talvist kollektsiooni Jaapani rõivabränd Phenomenon. Takeshi Osumi asutas Phenomenoni 2004. aastal ja pälvib üha enam tähelepanu iga kollektsiooniga. Need kootud karupüksi outfitid meenutavad … Continue reading

Summerhouse Inspiration (part 1)

Spring has arrived and that means only one thing… Summer is not too far anymore! So it’s time to sweep off the dust in the summerhouse and start preparing. Although I am out-and-out simple and minimalist person then summer is a looser time for me, when I like to take out romantic candlesticks, tableware, textiles … Continue reading

Apartment with a vintage touch

via: Messana O’Rorke

Yohji Yamamoto on fashion industry today

Interviewed by Diane Pernet   I also added this thought-provoking retrospective video from V&A Museum:  

House in Saijo

  This clever architecture and landscape design reminds me of a mole’s house. All the private spaces are hidden from the neighbours’ looks. Located in Japan and designed by Suppose architects. • Kaval mutionu maja kuhu naabrite uudishimulikud pilgud naljalt rändama ei pääse. Asukohaga Jaapanis ja autoriks Suppose arhitektuuribüroo. via: archilovers

Comme des Garçons a/w 2012

For Rei Kawakubo this year it was all about the flat. When everybody is talking about three-dimensionality, then Comme des Garçons did the contrariwise. As for the prints and fabrics all sorts of fashion clichés were used as inspiration. During most of the show there was no background music making the whole thing even flatter. • Kui … Continue reading

Yayoi Kusama

  A fascinating Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Currently an exhibition in Tate Modern (until 5 June 2012).  

Jil Sander a/w 2012

Jil Sander‘s a/w 2012 show presented the farewell collection by Raf Simons, who is leaving after 7 years of work because allegedly the house’s namesake founder is  returning. • Jil Sanderi sügis/talv 2012 etendusel esitles moemajas 7 aastat peadisainerina töötanud Raf Simons oma viimast kollektsiooni. Kuuldavasti on brändi asutaja ja nimekandja naasemas oma ametipostile.       … Continue reading

Gaia A/W 2012

Gaia on Copenhagen Fashion Week _                

London College of Fashion MA’12

Emily Seul Ki Uhm MA Fashion Design Technology, Womenswear _ Visual Illusion through Textile _       Yuanzhou Guo MA Fashion Design Technology, Menswear _ Re-pieced Soliloquy _   Melanie Anayiotos MA Fashion Design Technology, Womenswear _      Charlotte Simpson MA Fashion Design Technology, Womenswear _     Hana Cha MA Fashion Design Technology, Womenswear … Continue reading