on an amazing pair of shoes as part of Herpen's ‘Synethesia' collection which reminded everyone of Alexander McQueen's hoof-like shoes . I'm a fan of those shoes but couldn't drop $1300 on them . But for the new season, United Nude makes their second collaboration shoes for Iris van Herpen's...

United Nude and Iris van Herpen's latest collaboration: Crystallization Black Chain Ankle Boot. Iris van Herpen x United Nude latest shoe features smooth round lines and golden leather detailing on the front and back of the shoe as well as 3D characteristics. With a downtown feel, you can't...

Written by Guest BloggerMagdalena Kapuscinska These shoes had an impressive entrance in the "Crystallization" fashion show by Iris van Herpen for SS 2011 collection. They perfectly accompanied the concept of the show inspired by transformation of liquid into crystals. What we are talking...

My interview with the designer seen here gave insight to her conceptual vision. The promising Paris haute couture debut collection is a feat of exploration; there is the Medusa like black design, a gravity defying water enshrouded design (seen in image), a continued experimentation of...

We have been following Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen for a while now. During the Haute Couture week in Paris Spring/Summer 2011 she just shown her latest Escapism collection. It's her second 3D printed fashion collection and it's a collaboration between her and architect Daniel...

Her digital dreams have been made into reality with the use of computer programs and architectural technology, challenging the boundaries between art and fashion ( Oh! there is a person in the world that understand me when I said fashion is art!) Iris van Herpen esforça-se por demonstrar...

Last season saw the beginnings of a collaboration between Dutch designer Iris van Herpen and footwear moguls United Nude. The collaborative force created a shoe of sculptural and artistic importance. So successful was the design, which was rocketed to fashion fame by a Mario Testino shoot for...

Speaking to Dazed Digital, Iris Van Herpen spoke about her collection: "It's a mix of everything. It's important to work round the body, and my work is about fabric, shape and new techniques. I used a lot of fabrics commonly used in architecture –I like to bring new techniques into...

After the commercial and critical success of their first collaboration, Synesthesia United Nude and Iris van Herpen decided to come together again to create the Crystallization collection for Spring. These booties are completely made by hand and are draped in either Italian kidskin leather or...

Dutch designer Iris van Herpen can't find the right words for her work, her aesthetic or the exquisite humanoids she's creating. As protean as it gets, she morphs away from description, defying its constraints. It is, after all, very complex, highly elaborate stuff. She uses materials more...

 

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