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Posts Tagged ‘Veronica Rowlands’

An interview with jewellery designer and gemologist expert Milena Kovanovic

Jewellery designer Milena Kovanovic tells me about her inspiration from the depths of the ocean, and shares some unusual facts about gems.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Milena Kovanovic by Laura Hickman
Milena Kovanovic by Laura Hickman.

I was blown away by the unusual jewels of Milena Kovanovic when I first discovered her at The Craft Market last year, curated by Megan Taylor as part of Tent London during the 2012 London Design Festival. It's taken me awhile to catch up with this Central Saint Martins graduate, gemologist and self confessed hoarder, who explores ideas of science and antiquity to create her unique designs - but I didn't forget her. Her new Ursula's Hoard Collection features rough precious gems such as Lapis Lazuli, Carnelian and Baroque Pearls set in swathes of bubbled gold, all inspired by the potential spoils of a sunken galleon: forgotten gems that Milena Kovanovic imagines lie encrusted in coral reefs on the depths of the ocean floor. Customers… read more

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An interview with Russian fashion designer Pitchouguina

Russian designer Anna Pitchouguina introduces her new fashion label, designed in London and made in Poland.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Pitchouguina by Isher Dhiman. Pitchouguina is the new label from Russian designer Anna, now based in London but producing her collection in Poland. Having first studied economics she is well […]

An interview with Kelly Moore, designer of Kelly Moore SLR Camera Handbags

An inspiring interview with Kelly Moore, the US based photographer, designer and mother who has created an amazing range of SLR camera handbags.

Written by Amelia Gregory

I always head down to London Fashion Week with my SLR in a scraggy looking shoulder bag: partly because I want it to be inconspicuous, and partly because I don’t […]

An Interview with Fashion Blogger turned Fashion Designer Coco Fennell

Blogger and fashion designer Coco Fennell creates beautiful dresses in collaboration with illustrator (and former Amelia's Magazine contributor) Jenn Pitchers.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Kiss Me Coco Fennell by Jade Boylan. I discovered via good old Facebook that my talented ex intern Jenn Pitchers has been creating bespoke print designs for gorgeous curvaceous dresses […]

London 2012: The XXX Olympic Games

Seven years in the making, the London 2012 Olympic Games FINALLY begin this evening. Here's our illustrated guide, with some surprises, too…

Written by Matt Bramford

Olympic Gymnastics by Lucy Palmer Tonight’s the night. After what has quite possibly been the longest warm up for anything to happen ever, seven years in the making, the 30th […]

Pam Hogg: London Fashion Week A/W 2012 Catwalk Review

Pam Hogg showcased her new collection WILD Life at Fashion Scout on Sunday 19th February 2012 with special guest Jaime Winstone modelling on the catwalk. It was a hot ticket that ensured a front row packed with celebs.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Pam Hogg A/W 2012 by Mitika Chohan. We have sadly not been invited to a Pam Hogg show for two years now, and boy have I missed them: they are […]

X Factor 2011: An Illustrated Retrospective

This year's X Factor illustrated: see if you can guess who was the favourite contestant to draw...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Little Mix by Alison Day. Every year X Factor is my guilty pleasure, something to look forward to as the weather draws in – a comforting combination of manufactured spats, […]

Brooke Roberts: New S/S 2012 Season Interview

We catch up with knitwear designer extraordinaire Brooke Roberts, who first caught our eye back in 2009. Her S/S 2012 collection was launched with a spectacular dance presentation at The Hospital Club.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Brooke Roberts by Cathryn Nicholson. We first spoke with fashion knitwear designer Brooke Roberts back in 2009. Here she talks about the inspirations behind her new S/S 2012 collection, which […]