Fashion Accessories Design Competition- call for entries

Fashion Zakka Design Competition is calling for entries!

Categories: Shoes, Bags, Hats Belts/Suspenders, small leather goods

Tokyo Art Book Fair

IT IS TIME The Tokyo art Book Fair is here again!  Here you’ll find wonderful rare works from small publishers and artists of all sizes and creative disciplines from tiny zines to beautifully published small-run… Continue reading

Diana Gamboa paper folding workshop at bunka

Sorry I haven’t posted in a while! It’s summer now and school is out until late September. I’ve been in Canada hanging out with the loons and deer, but now I’m back! Thank… Continue reading

Fashion by Edward Sapir (1931) – a reading

Edward Sapir (1884-1939) has been referred to as “one of the most brilliant scholars in linguistics and anthropology in our coun- try” (Franz Boas) and as “one of the greatest figures in American… Continue reading

In a jam? Ask Brian Eno! – approaches to creative thinking

Are you stuck in a sticky mind fart? Get help from Brian Eno. <CLICK HERE TO GET OUT OF CREATIVE BLOCK> If you clicked the above link, you’ll be taken to a dinosaur of… Continue reading

Ubiquitous or simple style can be difficult – finding the perfect T-shirt – an article

This article was originally posted on the Wall Street Journal. Finding the Perfect T-Shirt Why is Something So Simple So Hard to Get Right? By Ray A. Smith June 4, 2014 7:08 p.m.… Continue reading

Yohji Yamamoto

With my eyes turned to the past, I walk backwards into the future.

Kawaii Champion Sebastian Masuda – an article

This article was originally posted on Dazed Digital. Kawaii champion Sebastian Masuda invites us in The Japanese artist and designer behind Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s ‘PONPONPON’ opens up his treasure trove of cute overload… Continue reading

Kurashiki fashion frontier contest – call for entries

Kurashiki Fashion Frontier contest is calling for entries!  Categories: Uniform or Jeans & Casual wear (mens or womens, any season)  Theme: Removal, de-, reversal. Modular Deadline: July 15 2014 Grand Prize: 300,000 yen… Continue reading

Free Fashion Croquis

Hey.  “A Fashion croquis is a rough outline sketch of a figure model in various fashion illustration poses that fashion designers use as a fashion drawing template for sketching apparel design ideas andfashion drawings.… Continue reading