Influences

X-Women have now got their own comic book

The new superheroines

  Comic-Con, the major sci-fi and comic event, was held in San Diego last week, showcasing the biggest and newest brands in the sci-fi,…

Flower beards

In the Know: garden inspiration

Horticulture  has been a huge influence on our colour inspiration for A/W 15/16. Colour and pattern from natures flora and fauna have influenced artists and designers…

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Beautiful games

The latest gaming innovations are increasingly sophisticated and fantastical. A mysterious, floating, rotating mountain is the strangely beautiful new game from David O’Reilly, the…

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Re-inventing materials: Biofacture

Inspired by the desire to create sustainable materials and rethink the age-old model of textile production, a variety of new projects are exploring the idea of Biofacture. A process…

Food and fashion

In the Know: Food & Fashion

Food – in all its forms – is influencing our colour trends for Autumn/Winter 15/16, as new aesthetics around food creation and the joy of rudimentary cooking is inspiring delicious palettes…

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The beauty of imperfection

Imperfection can be far more powerful than glossy, airbrushed, performative perfection. Fashion brand D.Efect explores the beauty in imperfection in its latest film, where…

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CaCO3 Stoneware

Exploring design that straddles nature and technology, this fantastic project from Eindhoven based designers Laura Lynn Jansen and Thomas Vailly explores man made stone….