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Clothing Carcasses

Israeli artist Tamara Kostianovsky created a series of work called  “Actus Reus”. She took pieces of clothing and created butchered meat for the series. Here is her (F)artist statement: “The material connects our bodies with the ones in the work, bringing violent acts into a familiar realm. My intention is to confront …

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Marchesa- Resort 2017- Pastel Prima Donna

Marchesa’s latest collection was fit for a leading a lady , as per usual. Soft, wispy materials paired with gentle, pastel palettes made for a most beguiling collection. Marchesa has proven over and over that they are the masters of feminine elegance and delicate cuts to flatter any woman for …

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Ziad Ghanem- Fall 2013- Dramatic!

London-based designer Ziad Ghanem went all dramatic and theatrical this season with  models in vaudevillian make-up and dress. The collection didm’t look like it had a specific theme, it looked really random.  I would say he’s sorta, kinda the British Jean Paul Gaultier, but Gaultier is a bit more polished in …

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Wearable Maps

Here is British artist Elisabeth Lecourt‘s Les Robes Géographiques series. I love how these dresses are totally christening dresses made out of maps. I mean, I can’t tell if these are meant to be worn? for adults? just to be hung up as art?or what? I think these are good enough to …

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Betsey Johnson- Spring 2013- Forever a Girly Punk

First off, I thought Betsey Johnson closed everywhere, so there wouldn’t be anymore tutus and animal print for us out there anymore. I am pleased to see she’s continuing, because where else would we get overpriced girly punk prom dresses? Obviously, my fave look is the raccoon outfit. That is …

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