Monthly Archives: January 2011

2011 M.A. Graduates to Watch

In the run up to the London College of Fashion M.A Fashion Design & Technology graduate catwalk presentations, we focus on a selection of inspirational graduates that have caught our eye. Footwear design graduate Ruth Jones’ conceptual designs show an … Continue reading

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Thibaud Etcheberry Fall/Winter 2011-12

Whilst rifling through the Paris menswear collections, the work of Thibaud Etcheberry caught Trendstop’s eye. An artist turned designer who gained experience at Gaspard Yurkievich and Yigal Azourel, Etcheberry presented his standout second collection at Paris’s Lebenson Gallery. A “collection … Continue reading

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Trendstop at the Coterie

Trendstop CEO Jaana Jätyri will be speaking live about the latest hair and styling trends at the Coterie quarterly hair professionals’ networking event in London on Jan 31st, 2011. Among the trends presented Jaana will talk about how trends translate … Continue reading

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Rodarte: states of matter at MOCA, L.A.

The Museum of Contemporary Art, L.A. presents Rodarte: States of Matter, the first West Coast solo exhibition of the work of Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy, who also designed the ballet costumes for Oscar nominated feature film Black Swan. … Continue reading

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Franz Ferdinand for Pringle

Heritage brand Pringle of Scotland announce Nick McCarthy and Alex Kapranos of the Scottish Band Franz Ferdinand as the latest guest designers for their ’195 Collaborations’ project with the Serpentine Gallery in London. Celebrating their heritage of 195 years, the … Continue reading

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Maison Christian Lacroix Debut Menswear Collection

Sacha Walckhoff, the newly appointed creative director of Maison Christian Lacroix, will unveil the label’s debut menswear collection during Paris Fashion Week tomorrow. The French-Swiss designer worked alongside Christian Lacroix for 17 years until the French fashion house closed its … Continue reading

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Swedish Hasbeens for H&M

Mass market fashion retailer H&M have announced a collaboration with Swedish footwear brand Hasbeens for Spring 2011, reinforcing their ties with homegrown talent. The venture is the latest example of a wider retail trend of brands seeking to collaborate with … Continue reading

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Digital Renaissance

Art Game is a project by French photographer Léo Caillard, in which digital interfaces of our modern technology are blended with the timeless grandeur of Renaissance and Baroque art. His concept is to overlay the instantly recognisable navigation screens from … Continue reading

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Linda Toigo at Future Map

London College of Communication graduate Linda Toigo adopts modern printing techniques to update Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic story Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde in period style. She creates an enhanced reading experience using techniques that could have been available in … Continue reading

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Blogger Collaboration by H&M

As a novelty angle on designer collaborations, H&M has announced a design collaboration with a fashion blogger. A one-off limited collection has been designed by the Swedish fashion blogger Elin Kling for the mass market fashion retailer. The collection will … Continue reading

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