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SUMMER SHOPPING: WOOD & RATTAN FOR A SUMMER VIBE

SUMMER SHOPPING: WOOD & RATTAN FOR A SUMMER VIBE

Rattan is perfect for adding easy breezy summer vibes to your home. Especially combined with wood and natural colored textiles. Here...

Artist Alex Chinneck Unzips Derelict 1960s Office Building to Create Mind-Bending Illusion

ARTIST ALEX CHINNECK UNZIPS DERELICT 1960S OFFICE BUILDING TO CREATE MIND-BENDING ILLUSION

A post shared by HYPEBEAST Art on Aug 1, 2018 at 9:03am PDT UK-based artist Alex Chinneck has unveiled his latest architectural installation,...

 
 
 
Christophe Lemaire & Uniqlo Rejoin for Sophisticated Uniqlo U FW18 Collection

CHRISTOPHE LEMAIRE & UNIQLO REJOIN FOR SOPHISTICATED UNIQLO U FW18 COLLECTION

Christophe Lemaire reunites with Uniqlo for a mature Uniqlo U Fall/Winter 2018 collection. Comfortable, warm textiles join with loose...

Adidas Originals Unveils P.O.D-S3-1 in Two-Tone Colorway

ADIDAS ORIGINALS UNVEILS P.O.D-S3-1 IN TWO-TONE COLORWAY

Adidas Originals has continued dropping new P.O.D silhouettes and this time it comes in a classic two-tone colorway. The upper uses...

 
 
 
Colorful Installations of Spray Paint and Mesh Form Connections Between the Analog and Digital Worlds

COLORFUL INSTALLATIONS OF SPRAY PAINT AND MESH FORM CONNECTIONS BETWEEN THE ANALOG AND DIGITAL WORLDS

Installation in Old Stone House, Kagkatika for Paxos Contemporary Art Project (2018), all images courtesy of Quintessenz Hanover and...

Swaths of Old-Fashioned Fabric Obscure Faces and Bodies in Unsettling Portraits by Markus Åkesson

SWATHS OF OLD-FASHIONED FABRIC OBSCURE FACES AND BODIES IN UNSETTLING PORTRAITS BY MARKUS ÅKESSON

“Now You See Me” (2018), oil on canvas, 180 x 140cm In his paintings, Swedish painter Markus Åkesson depicts ornately patterned fabrics...

 
 
 
‘Night and Day: 1930s Fashion and Photographs' At The Fashion And Textile Museum

‘NIGHT AND DAY: 1930S FASHION AND PHOTOGRAPHS' AT THE FASHION AND TEXTILE MUSEUM

The Fashion and Textile Museum is bringing us a treat this winter with the new exhibition ‘Night and Day: 1930s Fashion and Photographs'....

Fabric Tree Stumps Formed From Pieces of Discarded Clothing by Tamara Kostianovsky

FABRIC TREE STUMPS FORMED FROM PIECES OF DISCARDED CLOTHING BY TAMARA KOSTIANOVSKY

Textile artist Tamara Kostianovsky creates realistic elements from nature out of strips of fabric and discarded clothing. In her latest...

 
 
 
New favorite: Marina Rheingantz

NEW FAVORITE: MARINA RHEINGANTZ

Selected by Sharon Butler / From the press release for her recent solo at Bortolami: Marina Rheingantz is an artist who picks apart...

Nobu Hotel Shoreditch / Ben Adams Architects

NOBU HOTEL SHOREDITCH / BEN ADAMS ARCHITECTS

© Nicholas Worley Architects: Ben Adams Architects Location: 10-50 Willow St, London EC2A 4BH, United Kingdom Design Team: Francesca...

 
 
 
Visvim Spotlights Spring/Summer 2018 Textiles in New Dissertation

VISVIM SPOTLIGHTS SPRING/SUMMER 2018 TEXTILES IN NEW DISSERTATION

After focusing on the techniques of Yoshiko Jinzenji , visvim has moved the spotlight on to its Spring/Summer 2018 collection for its...

Watercolor floral dress

WATERCOLOR FLORAL DRESS

I love using mixed media techniques and applying them to clothing and wearables! One of my favorite ways to alter a plain white dress...

 
 
 
Handmade Textile Weeds and Other Overlooked Plants Printed With Found Images by Miranda van Dijk

HANDMADE TEXTILE WEEDS AND OTHER OVERLOOKED PLANTS PRINTED WITH FOUND IMAGES BY MIRANDA VAN DIJK

Miranda van Dijk, from the series Sensitive Survivors Poet and textile artist Miranda van Dijk prints found images onto delicate faux...

4 Eco-Friendly Fashion Brands for Earth Day

4 ECO-FRIENDLY FASHION BRANDS FOR EARTH DAY

Staying in touch with the latest fashion trends has a tremendous impact on the environment. Textile waste, toxic chemicals, and a gargantuan...

 
 
 
Paule Vézelay - part 2

PAULE VÉZELAY - PART 2

Paule Vézelay (1892-1984) was one of the pioneers of twentieth-century abstraction in Britain. She worked across a range of media,...

Industrial Loft in Athens / Konstantinos Pittas

INDUSTRIAL LOFT IN ATHENS / KONSTANTINOS PITTAS

© I&O Photography Architects: Konstantinos Pittas Location: Athens, Greece Architect In Charge: Konstantinos Pittas Contractor: Z&N Area:...

 
 
 
SPRING - Time to Head Outdoors to Spin the Wool & to Fall in Love

SPRING - TIME TO HEAD OUTDOORS TO SPIN THE WOOL & TO FALL IN LOVE

Meeting of Saint Margaret and the Prefect Olibrius by Jean Fouquet. 1452 -60 for Étienne Chevalier A textile is a fibrous substance,...

SPRING -Time to Head Outdoors to Spin, Weave, & even gather Silkworm Cocoons to create a precious Textile

SPRING -TIME TO HEAD OUTDOORS TO SPIN, WEAVE, & EVEN GATHER SILKWORM COCOONS TO CREATE A PRECIOUS TEXTILE

Pamphila collecting cocoons of silk worms and spinning silk. France, N. A textile is a fibrous substance, such as wool, cotton, flax,...

 
 
 
GCA 2018 Winner: Making bio-textiles from food crop harvest waste

GCA 2018 WINNER: MAKING BIO-TEXTILES FROM FOOD CROP HARVEST WASTE

INTERVIEW Those involved with the H&M Foundation's annual sustainable innovation challenge, the Global Change Award, firmly believe...

Makiko Wakisaka

MAKIKO WAKISAKA

Makiko Wakisaka est une artiste textile d'origine japonaise. Elle crée des oeuvres qui semblent fragiles, mais possède une forte énergie...