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PAM accepts major donation of fashion designs Geoffrey Beene

“We are grateful for this generous gift from Patsy Tarr,” said Gilbert Vicario, deputy director of curatorial affairs and chief curator of the Selig family at the Phoenix Art Museum. “These one-of-a-kind garments, specially designed for Ms. Tarr by Geoffrey Beene, significantly expand our collection of Beene designs, today one of the most extensive collections […]

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Walton Arts Centers Launches Contest for Recycled Fashion Designs – WWD

WELCOME IDEAS: The Walton Arts Center may seem like a curious place for a participatory display of recycled clothing, but organizers said the concept was in line with its sustainability-conscious organization. Local artists and manufacturers are encouraged to submit their garments made from found objects or scraps that could potentially be featured in the upcoming […]

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4 fashion creations by Karl Lagerfeld in the Phoenix Art Museum

The modern and indelible creations of Karl Lagerfeld, the longtime creative director of Chanel who passed away on February 19, will live in the permanent collection of the Phoenix Art Museum, which offers one of the best fashion design programs in the museum world. The museum acquired four complete looks from Lagerfeld between 2001 and […]

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Sailor Moon character outfits modeled on high fashion designs 【Photos】

Not only were these heroines and villains given superpowers, but they were also given a high wardrobe! Have you ever wondered where the mangakas find all of the characters, storylines, and costumes that appear in their stories? Of course, there are now manga websites for new budding artists, but that wasn’t necessarily the case 25 […]

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Armenian illustrator turns junk food into fashion designs

An Armenian illustrator combines food and fashion to create unusual art. According to the French blog Fast and Food, Edgar Artis uses popcorn, chocolate and other junk foods to create edible dresses. Artis makes mouth-watering designs on sketches of trendy dresses, covering the silhouettes with candy and other snacks. His art, in addition to making […]

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The surrealist creations of Hiroko Nakajima – The Upcoming

Hiroko Nakajima’s surrealist fashion designs March 20, 2013 After earning BA and MA degrees from world-famous Central Saint Martins, London designer Hiroko Nakajima was doomed to success. Originally from Tokyo, Hiroko has always had a keen interest in fashion. But it’s the use of color and surreal qualities in her clothing that really sets her […]

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Alabama Chanin’s fashion designs attract fans around the world

Fashion designer Natalie Chanin was given the nickname “Alabama” after leaving the state. Back in his hometown of Florence, his company, Alabama Chanin, produces one-of-a-kind clothing, fabrics and accessories, adorned with beads and appliques, all made from organic cotton jersey. (Special for The Birmingham News) If such a thing is possible, fashion designer Natalie Chanin […]