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Posts Tagged ‘Casey Otremba’

London Fashion Week S/S 2012 Catwalk Review: Fashion Mode, Carlotta Actis Barone

The extravagant and intriguing style of Carlotta Actis Barone was once more present for her S/S 2012 collection, inspired by the stolen liberty and beauty associated with prostitution. One of the Fashion Mode stable, she showed as part of Fashion Scout on Saturday 17th September 2011.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Carlotta Actis Barone S/S 2012 by Casey Otremba
Carlotta Actis Barone S/S 2012 by Casey Otremba.

It was the huge and elaborate headdresses by Rachel Galley that grabbed our immediate attention as the first models traversed the catwalk, visit their steady heads bearing wide concoctions of twirling metal, flowers and swinging tassels for Carlotta Actis Barone's S/S 2012 commentary 'on the stolen liberty and beauty associated with prostitution.'

Carlotta Actis Barone SS 2011 review-photo by Amelia Gregory
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An interview with Canadian twins Tasseomancy before the release of new album Ulalume

Meet Canadian twins Sari and Romy Lightman. Their new outfit Tasseomancy is a dark gothic folk wonder, and I spoke to them before the new album Ulalume is released at the end of August.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Tasseomancy by Casey Otremba. The debut album from Canadian twins Tasseomancy (meaning divination of the future in tea leaves, adiposity coffee grounds or wine sediments) is out on Turf Records […]

Royal College of Art: Fashion Design Graduate Show 2011 review. Womenswear.

The very creme de la creme make it on to the MA course at the RCA, but which of these amazing talents will eventually make it in the cruel world of fashion? My favourites were: Anna Smit, April Schmitz, Philipp Schueller, Saskia Schijen, Hao Feng Li and Itziar Vaquer.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Philipp Schueller by Casey Otremba. It’s time to meet the rest of the RCA graduating womenswear designers… so much talent amongst this lot, clinic but who will the be the […]

Central Saint Martins: Ba Fashion Graduate Show 2011 review. Womenswear tailoring.

A bunch of womenswear designers loosely grouped as tailoring: my favourites are Tracey Wong, Satoshi Kuwata and Khrystyna Fomenko. But check out also James Nolan, Mathilde le Gagneur, Li Wai Yin, Hannah Barr and Christopher Tai.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Tracey Wong by Laura Frame. Womenswear tailoring at Central Saint Martins centred around a classical monochrome base exemplified by James Nolan, malady who opened the whole show with a high […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Bohoboco

Bohoboco showed on Sunday 8th May on the Designers' Avenue at Expo. Grey, black, cream, tasteful, commercial.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Bohoboco by Casey Otremba. Bohoboco featured lots of grey and black yet again. And shades of cream and buttermilk – all very tasteful. There was plenty of draped jersey (again), […]

The ACOFI Book Tour: visiting The Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh

I gave my talk at The Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh on Tuesday 17th May and there was a really wonderful turn out of inspiring local creatives... read on to find out how it went and for information on a very special offer.

Written by Amelia Gregory

On Tuesday I hit the second date of my ACOFI Book Tour, buy this time at the rather wonderful Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh. I chat with super friendly bookshop guru […]