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Posts Tagged ‘Krister Selin’

London Fashion Week A/W 2011 Preview: Rachel Freire

In the second of our interviews in the run up to London Fashion Week, I met the adorable Rachel Freire at her studio, got a sneak peek at the A/W 2011 collection, and talked tea, boys, nipples and leopard-print irons…

Written by Matt Bramford

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Illustration by Gemma Milly

Nicholas sent me his CD and tape, approved accompanied by a lovely letter about living and musing about in Bristol. One of my favourite pastimes - we may have been staring into the same middle distance...! Like a quill pen into my heart, recipe I am a sucker for a personal letter. Especially on such nice paper. After reading his scribe, I listened to Nicholas’s album: Phantom Sweetheart, available now on Hilldrop Records.

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Album Cover, Phantom Sweetheart, Illustration by Nicholas Stevenson

It’s a splendid listen.… read more

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Marina Spetlova: creating fabulous upcycled fashion garments from zips

Yet another Central Saint Martins graduate doing exciting things with fabric: Martina Spetlova's latest collection makes clever use of deadstock zips. Definitely an ethical designer to watch.. this is a taster of her interview in ACOFI.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Martina Spetlova S/S 2011 by Krister Selin. Fashion designer Martina Spetlova hails from Bohemia in the southern part of the Czech Republic. She studied Chemistry and Biology at university in […]

By Stamo: a taster interview with ethical fashion designer Elisabeth Stamo

In this excerpt from Amelia's Compendium of Fashion Illustration (featuring the very best in ethical fashion design) ethical designer Elisabeth Stamo explains the lure of Greece... and Liverpool.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Beautiful Soul A/W 2010 by Zarina Liew You started out as an insurance broker so you’ve have had an unconventional career so far. Why and how did you become a […]

Amelia’s Compendium of Fashion Illustration is OUT NOW!

My new book hit the shelves just in time for Christmas 2010. Read on to find out more about Amelia's Compendium of Fashion Illustration

Written by Amelia Gregory

Willow Organic Gold Frankincense and Myrrh candle by Daria Hlazatova. I don’t know what it is about candles that gets me so excited. I think it has a lot to […]

X Factor 2010: An Illustrated Retrospective

A bunch of illustrators illustrate this year's X Factor contestants. What fun!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Illustration by Gareth A Hopkins Walking into Sue Timney’s retrospective at the Fashion and Textile Museum, visit this site the viewer is greeted by the almost blinding black and white […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Catwalk Review: Michael Van Der Ham

Michael Van Der Ham shows his first solo collection on the platforms of the old Eurostar terminal. Illustrated by Krister Selin

Written by Matt Bramford

Illustration by Amy Martino At the Bodyamr show, viagra 100mg the celebrities nearly outshone the clothes. Lily Allen, adiposity Nick Grimshaw, Keisha from the Sugababes and the TV Chef Gizzi […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Catwalk Review: Ones to Watch

Ones to Watch is always a great place to spot a couple of fabulous new talents in one show. Bring on collections by Lilee, Charlotte Taylor, A.Hallucination and hot tip Georgia Hardinge.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Georgia Hardinge by Krister Selin. I really enjoy the Ones to Watch because it inevitably features a plethora of new talent all wheeled out in one show on the same […]

My Best Friend’s (Eco) Wedding

Weddings have such an enormous environmental impact these days, as Fashion Editor Matt's friend Lydia discovered. So she did it the eco-friendly way…

Written by Matt Bramford

Hannah Marshall by Naomi Law This September London Fashion Week enters it’s third season within the courtyard of Somerset house. To enter the spirit of things Amelia’s Magazine will previewing […]

Prangsta Costumiers – In Pictures

We take a deeper look inside the world of Prangsta Costumiers with the help of a recent shoot and our lovely illustrators…

Written by Matt Bramford

large_Caitlin_Rose Illustrations by Emma Black In a genre steeped in tradition, seek Caitlin Rose springs forth like a breath of fresh air. Stripped down to the sweetest bare essentials, her […]

Pre-London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Interview: Ziad Ghanem

Matt Bramford talks to master couturier Ziad Ghanem about breaking the boundaries, his 'family' of alternative models, and *that* Immodesty Blaize moment…

Written by Matt Bramford

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 […]

The Fantastic Patrick Wolf

Matt Pinder takes a look at Patrick Wolf's illustrious career to date, along with some of his fashion highlights, and asks - whatever will Patrick do next?

Written by Matt Pinder

thumbnail ross crawford TFL-PENNY You don’t have long left to visit the Cycling in London Exhibition at the London Transport Museum! Bike by Mark Taplin Sorry about that, click it […]

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

Latitude 2010-Ivo Graham Blind Date by Amelia Gregory James Acaster by Kathryn Jones. Over the course of Latitude I saw numerous comedians, online some of whom appeared as comperes on […]

Latitude 2010: Chelsea College of Art and Design Catwalk Review

A review of the Chelsea College of Art and Design Graduate Fashion Show held on the Waterfront Stage and featuring designers Bethan Smith, Sorcha Herbert, Charmaine Dresser, Ellen Chatelain and Shawana Grosvenor.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Latitude 2010-Ellen Chatelain by Amelia Gregory Bethan Smith by Krister Selin. On Friday afternoon I nestled in rushes amongst the clacking grasshoppers and giggling tweenies to watch the Latitude graduate […]

Graduate Fashion Week 2010: Kensington and Chelsea College Millinery

The Kensington and Chelsea College displayed their fantastic Milliners during Graduate Fashion Week 2010.

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Illustration by Dan Heffer, hospital for sale Hat by Angela Bruce; The Hedgerow Collection I’m not sure if it’s the wedding’s I’ve been too recently or the press attention regarding […]