Saturday, 20 March 2010

Christopher Kane Autumn/WInter 10-11

i really like the contrast of the delicate floral embroidery against the erotic black lace and leather.

Friday, 19 March 2010

Alexander McQueen Autumn/Winter 10/11

Alexander McQueen menswear Autumn/Winter 10/11 milan fashion week

Monday, 15 March 2010

Knitting Samples

My first piece of hand knitting...woo! i used a 6 1/2 inch needles and a brown uneven yarn.

This knit sample was done on very large knitting needles, this gives the large loops and holey effect.

This is a sample of hand knitting. i used a wool/acrylic mix on 6 1/2 inch needles.

This sample was made on a domestic machine and i used a transfer tool to create the cable down the one side.

this sample was created on a domestic machine using a hemming method to create the bumps, which gives it texture.

This sample knit was created on a domestic machine. i created alternative holes and ladders.
This knit was created on a dubied machine, gauge 2.5 using quite a thick yarn.

Sunday, 14 March 2010

Issey Miyake's A-Poc

"to clothe the human being with a single piece of cloth"
a sustainable concept by Issey Miyake