Listings

    No events to show

Follow

Twitter

|

Facebook

|

MySpace

|

Last.fm

RSS

Subscribe

Top 25 Art Blog - Creative Tourist

Posts Tagged ‘floral’

New Designers 2015: Floral, Jungle and Narrative Textile and Surface Design

My second review from the 2015 New Designers show focuses on a variety of exciting textile and surface designers.

Written by Amelia Gregory

New Designers Emily Ward
Next up in my coverage of New Designers 2015 part one I present more favourite textile and surface design - this time concentrating on florals, narrative designs and a popular jungle theme. Emily Ward at Norwich Uni put together a fabulous display showcasing her designs on lampshades.

New Designers Zoe Cook
Beautiful birds feature on this lovely silk scarf by Zoe Cook.

New Designers Marcia La Madrid
This lovely knitwear installation from Marcia La Madrid makes creative use of the very popular rubber plant motif.

New Designers Krupti Valgiread more

Recent Articles

Occipinti Landscape Painterly Curtain thb

Introducing Occipinti: ‘Wild England’ Floral Interiors Collection by Ashley McDow

Occipinti features maximalist floral fabric designs inspired by the English Country Garden, and a newly launched ceramics Bunting Bird Ceramics range.

Written by Amelia Gregory

I discovered the maximalist floral designs of Ashley McDow at last year’s Tent London. Having trained in surface pattern at the University of Leeds, she gained experience in the industry […]

Zeynep Kartal Spring Summer 2015, Illustration by Rosa Crepax and Carlotta Crepax, Illustrated Moodboard thb

Zeynep Kartal: London Fashion Week S/S 2015 Catwalk Review

The Turkish born Manchester based designer showcased another stellar collection of evening wear at Fashion Scout during London Fashion Week September 2014.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Zeynep Kartal by Sine Skau. Turkish born Zeynep Kartal is one of the new influx of foreign born designers who are bringing a little red carpet glamour to the Fashion […]

LCF MA Fashion Show 2013, Womenswear: London Fashion Week Catwalk Review

Stunning collections from LCF womenswear designers Maddalena Mangialavori, Nadia Scullion, Min Wu, Sian Davies, Yi Xie and Keiko Nishiyama. Showing at the Royal Opera House on Friday 15th February.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Yi Xie by Jacqueline Valencia. London College of Fashion womenswear designers showed a series of polished collections, most of which were accessoried with amazing footwear that I was able to […]

Graduate Fashion Week 2011 Gala Awards Show: Womenswear Print

So much love for the print designers at the Gala Awards. My very favourite designer of all was Meg Cornwell of Bournemouth University but there was some lovely stuff from Christina Economou, Dominque Kral, Marissa Owen and Shirana Chavda too.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Meg Cornwell by Madi. I am sure my regular readers will not be surprised to hear that it was the print designers who won my heart at the Graduate Fashion […]

London Fashion Week A/W 2011 Catwalk Review: Carlotta Gherzi for Sado

Carlotta Gherzi treats us to ‘Frozen Flora’, a beautiful collection of tailored dressed, leather jackets, wool coats and ball gowns. Illustrations by Emma Block and Natasha Thompson.

Written by Emma Block

Illustration by Avril Kelly Finally escaping the intermittent drizzle, shop medications I find myself standing in a beautiful hall within the restored Northumberland House in Trafalgar Square. The ornate ceiling […]

London Fashion Week A/W 2011 Catwalk Review: Erdem

Who says Autumn/Winter is all about dark colours? Erdem, once again, stayed true to his own inimitable design ethos with colour-popping hues and stand-out luscious print. Illustrations by Joe Turvey!

Written by Georgia Takacs

Illustration by Erica Sharp So Designers Remix is the project of Charlotte Eskildsen who has designed for the woman with an “avant garde angle on sophistication” whatever that means. But […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Presentation Review: Eun Jeung

A review of Eun Jeong's S/S 2011 collection on 17th September 2010 at the Russell Chambers, Covent Garden - Draping, Floral print and lots of lovely cupcakes...

Written by Satu Fox and Sally Mumby-Croft

Illustration by Jo Cheung The organised chaos of London Fashion Week has begun (NB: at the time of writing, find it was the end of the second day) and apart […]

bettyjacksonthumb

LFW 09 – Betty Jackson S/S 2009 – Betty goes POP!

London Fashion Week, September 2009

Written by Francesca Weber-Newth

Literally everyone has hailed Betty Jackson’s show as homage to the pretty, view cute and the demure. No, no and no again! I get it, there were lots of ruffles, […]