Upcycling is recycling with a difference! It’s an underlying trend in the world of fashion and decor that aims to upgrade recycled materials. It’s designed to transform waste materials or useless products into exceptional pieces.
Archive for March, 2014
Photographers Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida met while studying at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. Since then they’ve both been working as culinary photographers for different magazines.
Issey Miyake’s Spring/Summer collection “Wearing Light” expresses the clean image of the sun’s rays beaming down on Earth, penetrating the clouds and highlighting the beauty of nature.
MyMantra is an innovative firm created by Italian industrialist, Marcello Antonelli, and his fashion designer daughter who’s on the lookout for trends, Marta Antonelli.
The Ice Hills Hotel is a unique hotel located in the Hokkaido region, a Japanese island off the north coast, close to Siberia. Made of ice and snow, this pop-up hotel is naturally ephemeral, since the first rays of the spring sunshine are sure to make it disappear.
Joseph Turvey is a London-based stylist and London College of Fashion graduate. His end of year runway show, presented during London Fashion week this winter, got him an invitation to showcase his latest collection for the opening of Shanghai Fashion Week and also earned him the “Ones to Watch” title at LFW’s Menswear Day by a Vauxhall Fashion Scout.
Julie Gaillard founded her own design house in 2012 and exhibited her work for the first time last year at Now Design.