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Posts Tagged ‘textiles’

Royal College of Art MA Degree Show 2011 Review: Textile Design

Gorgeous textile design for fashion and home. Watch out for Emma Shipley, Emma Lundgren, Rachel Philpott, Jonna Saarinen, Hannah Sabapathy, Marie Parsons and more.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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Emma Lundgren by Natasha Waddon.

Textiles were displayed amongst product design at the Royal College of Art 2011 degree show - fitting, health as many textile designers showed practical applications for their textiles on cushions, trunks, tables and more.

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Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland Off Out Of Schedule A/W 2011 in Łódź: Wiola Wołczyńska

Wiola Wołczyńska showed as part of the Off Out Of Schedule on Saturday 7th May 2011 at the fabulous Bielnik and Elektrownia at Podsiadło Ksiezy Mlyn venue.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Wiola Wolczynska A/W 2011 by Michalis Christodoulou. Wiola Wo?czy?ska kicked off the Off Out of Schedule on Saturday morning with a collection that was a taste of things to come… […]

Caitlin Hinshelwood’s natural history

Gentle colours and subtle, gorgeous patterns are the common thread in the work of textile artist Caitlin Hinshelwood. She talks to Amelia’s Magazine about her love for the natural world and patterns, and the playfulness at the core.

Written by Jessica Furseth

Life on earth Hawks, more about snakes, seek dinosaurs, discount sharks and bears – there isn’t a kitty in sight in Caitlin Hinshelwood’s excellent fauna. We fell in love with […]

British Fashion Designers at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia A/W 2011: Louise Gray

Fashion East's Louise Gray showed at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia on Sunday 3rd April. With red metallic helium heart balloons and loads of clashing textiles. Yum.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Louise Gray A/W 2011 by Abi Heyneke. For almost the entire trip to Russia I was convinced that Louise Gray was another girl in the Fashion East entourage… it was […]

Trash Fashion Exhibition at the Science Museum

A small exhibition with a big message: Trash Fashion explores the possibilities in how technology can work with nature in designing out waste & the ever-destructive culture of cheap high street fashion.

Written by Georgia Takacs

Marie Anne Lynch, more about illustrated by Antonia Parker This week the London College of Fashion exhibits work from eight of its 2011 MA fashion courses, stomach from photography to […]

Review: Work-in-Progress at the Royal College of Art

The Royal College of Art presents an intriguing preview of their 2011 Fashion, Textiles, Metalwork and Jewellery, Goldsmithing, Silversmithing and Photography Graduates. The exhibition runs until Wednesday, 19th January 2011

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Illustration by Gabriel Ayala This week’s wet Monday was brightened up considerably by a trip to the Royal Collage of Art’s first work-in-progress show of 2011 – and before you […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Catwalk Review: Romeo Pires

This Anglo-Brazilian design duo showed as part of Fashion Scout at the Freemasons' Hall on Monday 20th September 2010. With lovely illustrations by Maria Del Carmen Smith and Bex Glover.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Romeo Pires by Maria del Carmen Smith. Romeo Pires are a new design duo for me. Sergio Pires hails from Brazil and Nicholas Humphrey comes from the UK: they met […]

An interview with the creators of Jessie and Buddug, the Shop

Sally Mumby-Croft interviews intrepid entrepreneurs and the designers of beautiful textiles, Jess Chorley and Buddug about expanding their Broadway Market stall into a shop on Columbia Road.

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

JASPER GARVIDA lfw s/s 2011 Rachel Clare Price A selection of Jessie’s corsarges Walking around Broadway Market, approved one cold wintery Saturday, feeling hungry and looking at all the delicious […]

Graduate Fashion Week 2010: UCLAN Central Lancashire

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) served up a treat on Sunday 6 June at Graduate Fashion Week, with a roaring tribute to beautiful Blighty, complete with union jacks to wave…

Written by Lauren Smith

Emma Box, find illustrated by Lesley Barnes So, reigning champions (or at least winners of 2009 Gold Award) UCA Rochester took to the catwalks on Tuesday to show their wares […]

Graduate Fashion Week 2010: A Preview

For four days only, graduating fashion students showcase their final year collections at Earl's Court...

Written by Matt Bramford

Thumbnail Far It has been twelve years since Far released Water and Solutions, drug unwittingly creating the blueprint for post hardcore music and making lead singer Jonah Matranga the godfather […]

Quilts 1700 – 2010

The Victoria & Albert Museum in London celebrates four centuries of quilts in their latest textiles exhibition

Written by Sally Mumby Croft

alphabeat One lovely spring day in March, ailment I found myself in the company of fellow Amelia’s Magazine writer Satu Fox (see her quilt here) on a trip to see […]

Lee Alexander McQueen – An Irreplaceable Inspiration

Two months on, Georgia Takacs speaks to Carly Moroney, reflecting on what the death of Alexander McQueen will mean to the art students and young creatives who worshipped him.

Written by Georgia Takacs

All images courtesy of Jasiminne Yip Born and raised in Kuala Lumpur, medications Malaysia and sprung out of  Central Saint Martins over here, symptoms illustrator Jasminne Yip is my find […]

My Mum’s A Hippy: an interview with illustrator Monique Jivram

From textile art to illustration, Monique Jivram discusses her work with Amelia's Magazine

Written by Louisa Lee

British-Columbian artist and illustrator Monique Jivram sits down with Louisa Lee to discuss her work… You have a background in textile art, illness when and how did you become more […]

London Fashion Week A/W 2010 Presentation Review: Eley Kishimoto by Amelia

A review of the Eley Kishimoto "Pattern Lab" presentation in Kingly Street during London Fashion Week, Autumn/Winter 2010, and including lots of squirrels...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Eley Kishimoto-squirrel print Eley Kishimoto by Celine Choo. Eley Kishimoto have always been high on my list of must-see fashion shows, find but this season they were instead presenting a […]

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London Fashion Week A/W 2010 Catwalk Review: Andrew Majtenyi by Amelia

A review of the Andrew Majtenyi catwalk show in Canada House on Friday 19th February. Featuring elegant tailoring and 50s inspired prints. Plus a debate with myself over whether I should eat a sandwich in the front row. With illustrations by Maryanne Oliver.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Andrew Majtenyi by Maryanne Oliver Sometimes fashion designers decide to show in strange venues, there and such was the case with Canadian born designer Andrew Matjyeni, generic who decided to […]

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London Fashion Week A/W10 – Iris Van Herpen Catwalk Review

Radiation waves hit the front row from leather manipulator extraordinaire Iris Van Herpen

Written by Sabrina Morrison

When the news of Lee Alexander McQueen’s untimely death broke only a week before the start of London Fashion Week, about it everybody quite rightly predicted that the event would […]

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Rivington Place – A different take on the plight of Globalisation and the textiles industry

NS Harsha and Chen Chieh at Rivington Street, East London

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Check out the range of talks and discussions this week, treatment there is a chance to vent some anger at some cops in a more legitimate manner than normal as […]

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LU FLUX – Sowing old fabrics into something new.

London

Written by Aindrea Emelife

“The clothes act as an antithesis to the way of the disposable modern world, store making something new out of something old, website reducing waste and consuming less” Lu Flux […]

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LFW 09 – Eley Kishimoto – Textile storytelling

Saturday 19th September 2009, Somerset House

Written by Sabrina Morrison

As much a departure from their last SS collection as possible, cheapest Eley Kishimoto’s SS/10 catwalk brought us 70′s styling with Peter Pan collars, pills chunky heels and a full […]

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Jason Cheng's Rubber Bangles

Written by Sabrina Morrison

On our way out of an informative but visually underwhelming lingerie exhibit in south bank’s Fashion and Textiles Museum, this site all was soon forgiven when a well deserved browse […]