TED TALKS – Johanna Blakley: Lessons from fashion’s free culture

This is a video that I watched a while ago, but still pertains to today’s fashion industry. It talks about how fast fashion is possible and how designers, especially in America, are not protected. If you have ever wondered why Stuart Weitzman shoes became so famous, or why Louboutin’s are so expensive and luxurious – … Continue reading

Nature Designing: Starting with Biomimetics

Sustainability is no longer accepted blindly, and the word green has become questionable as companies have “green washed” us. What claims to be “green” is not quite what they led us to believe. “Eco-friendly” is just a convenient slogan. 1 million tonnes of fabric waste ends up in landfills each year. Right now, fashion manufacturers … Continue reading

Burberry Prorsum Autumn/Winter 2012: VIDEO

  As fashion shows are entering the digital world, more of the general public can see live streams! This show may not be live, but this is great, high quality, that you want to see. To see the video, click here.  

Valentino Garavani Virtual Museum

Valentino, a fashion genius for 45 years has come out with a downloadable Museum. Over 5000 documents consisting of photos, documentaries and more are included. “After downloading the desktop application each visitor can create their unique route through the galleries, to discover and enjoy every aspect of Valentino’s extraordinary world,” states valentino-garavani-archives.org. For your viewing pleasure, just … Continue reading

Nine West Spring 2012 Campaign

The Nine West Spring 2012 advertising campaign, depicts a girl’s weekend getaway in Miami, whilst taking a spin on the modern age social media with photography, styling , and tweet like slogans. Nine West features 4 key spring trends – Glitter, Silver, Floral & Brights – which will include Twitter hashtags that speak to each … Continue reading