Iris van Herpan draws equally upon the Life force that pulses through the sculptures of David Altmejd. His wild organic forms derived from the regenerative processes of nature have greatly inspired "Beyond Wilderness." Balancing respect for the traditions of atelier craftsmanship with...

Or perhaps that's just us! The Valentino designers seem to have drawn upon all things regal and royal for the Haute Couture A/W 11-12 collection. With a distinct Medieval feel to the whole affair, each piece held a sense of grandeaur and gentility without the overkill. Embrodiery, metallic...

Fall/Winter 11-12 was the first show in 15 years not designed by John Galliano . Christian Dior has became the first fashion house to date to present a haute couture collection without a named couturier, following the sacking of disgraced British designer John Galliano. I wonder when we will...

Iris van Herpen‘s latest effort shows what Couture should be about: dream. 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...

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...

Iris Van Herpen 2012/13 F/W Haute Couture Iris plays with the idea of everything evolving even fashion not in the way you think but; and fashion and technology evolving into living breathing things. She sees the possibility of living technology as a future where design, art, architecture...

I prefer contrast, so I'd probably wear more elegant heels with Iris's strong pieces to make a real statement. Singer Beth Ditto and Susan chat backstage after the show After the show I bumped into the American singer Beth Ditto, who asked me what fragrance I was wearing. I laughed,...

Iris van Herpen Autumn/Winter 2015 | Source: Courtesy BoF: Are you experimenting with bio-fabrication and other forms of synthetic biology? What creative possibilities does this space present? IVH: I care about the footprint I leave with my designs, so I do a lot of research in this

Voltage is from Iris van Herpen and United Nude's 2013 Fall collaboration. This limited edition heel will only be available in two colorways: black and ivory. The Voltage heel made its debut earlier this week during Iris van Herpen's 2013 Haute Couture Show. Iris decided to explore the idea...

Sound waves — in particular, the rippling shapes they make when graphed — informed Iris Van Herpen's couture collection today. The Dutch designer — who's known for her artisanal, naturalistic approach to design and who has several pieces in the Manus x Machina exhibit currently on view at...

 

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