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Posts Tagged ‘Hussein Chalayan’

An interview with Owlle: introducing new album FRANCE

Owlle is a fine arts graduate who fuses lyrical prowess, dance floor beats and an eye for the wonderful. Her debut album France is out this year.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Owlle by Andrew Khosravani

Owlle by Andrew Khosravani.

French electro-pop chanteuse Owlle is set to take the world by storm with her unique fusing of 80s era melody, super danceable beats and a pop-art aesthetic. Owlle describes the process of her musical creations with us, all accompanied by fabulous illustrations.

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Owlle by Sarah Bromley

Owlle by Sarah Bromley.

What ideas tend to permeate your lyrics and music the most?
I love telling stories, most of the time very personal, through descriptions, landscapes or surreal visions. I like mixing different or even antagonist atmospheres. Something that stroke me when I went through all my lyrics when I’d finished the… read more

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Patrick Li: London Fashion Week Ones to Watch A/W 2013 Catwalk Preview Interview

As we count down to London Fashion Week new contributor Alex Kessler introduces Fashion Scout's Ones to Watch designer Patrick Li.

Written by Alex Kessler

Sneak Preview of Patrick Li A/W 2013 by Isher Dhiman. All other images S/S 2013.
It’s that frantically fabulous point of year again, when Fashion Scout’s coveted Ones to Watch of …

London Fashion Week S/S 2012 Exhibition Review: Headonism

Brace yourselves for a (nearly) final post on London Fashion Week in this review of the millinery exhibition at Somerset House. Here comes Headonism…

Written by Florence Massey

Charlie Le Mindu by Claire Kearns
The exhibitions around Somerset House are one of my favourite London Fashion Week pleasures – I enjoy wandering the stands in between shows as it …

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London Fashion Week S/S 2012 Catwalk Review: Jean-Pierre Braganza

Jean-Pierre Braganza showed his Spring/Summer 2012 collection Praxis in the BFC tents at LFW. In the crowd were fashion writing legends Colin McDowell and Hilary Alexander, who was spotted scribbling away over sculptural lines paired with some very high heels.

Written by Alia Gargum

Jean Pierre Braganza S/S 2012 illustration by t.reidy
This show was definitely a bit of a calmer affair from the start, which can’t be said for every show at the first …

Middlesex University: Ba Hons Jewellery and Accessories Design Graduate Show 2011 Review

London Jewellery Week may be over but there's plenty of talent from Middlesex University that's here to stay. Watch out for names such as Jenny Konnaris, Kirstie Maclaren, Louise McKay and Kali Ratcliffe.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Ceramic pendant by Louise McKay. All photography by Amelia Gregory.
The Middlesex Ba Hons Jewellery and Accessories display at Free Range Art and Design Show was by far the most impressive …

An interview with fashion designer David Longshaw

Siobhan Fagan talks to David Longshaw - fashion designer, pattern cutter, illustrator and writer. He reveals how he worked his way up the fashion ladder, talks about the stellar line-up of industry figures he's worked with, and what the future holds…

Written by Siobhan Fagan

David Longshaw, illustrated by Abigail Wright
David Longshaw is a man of many talents. Aside from designing his own label, he is passionate about writing and illustrating not only for various …

Graduate Fashion Week Interview: Northumbria’s Stephanie Jayne Price

In another post-Graduate Fashion Week interview, Matt Bramford chats to another of his favourites, Stephanie Jayne Price, about tailoring, the Toon and the stellar line-up of people in the fashion industry she worked with…

Written by Matt Bramford

Stephanie Jayne Price’s slick, futuristic collection at Northumbria University’s Graduate Fashion Week show was a real winner – combining masculine tailoring with feminine quirks. I loved the lines that the …

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LFW 09 Blow Presents S/S2010 : Attack of the Fembots

Royal Festival Hall, London

Written by Jonno Ovans

After witnessing a whole lot of jolly sensible fashion trends being bandied about – think short, sleek, sophisticated and feminine – we were thrilled to see a total vision of …

Hussein Chalayan Back and Forth

Solo Exhibition at Design Museum

Written by Sabrina Morrison

London-based, twice awarded Fashion Designer of the Year Hussein Chalayan’s first major solo exhibition is halfway through its run at the Design Museum and it is soon approaching the …

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Hussein Chalayan exhibition

Design Museum, 22 January - 17 May 2009

Written by Jennifer McNulty, Photography by Tilly Pearman

For the next four months you can head down to the Design Museum in London and acquaint yourself with the work of fashion designer Hussein Chalayan, pictured below at his …