When you gonna stop finding trouble and when's trouble gonna stop finding you? In the latest chapter of Courtney Love's epic tale, she had to fork over $430,000 in an out-of-court settlement to fashion designer Dawn Simorangkir (aka the "Boudior Queen"). Seems like the rocker and Simorangkir...

Nicole Farhi and the London College of Fashion (LCF) have partnered to celebrate the launch of the British fashion designer's new flagship store in London's Conduit Street and her autumn/winter 2011 collections. Collaborating for the first time, NicoleFarhi and LCF ran a competition for...

I'm finally able to get the photos up from Fashion Designer week for group projects. Each group was allowed to choose any fashion designer they wished as inspiration for their display. Here's how they did: Group 1 – Burberry (window) (I apologize for the flash, I'm not really the best...

I grew up and I hadn't the slightest notion of fashion industry or fashion illustration was, but my drawings were approaching from fashion sketches and I was naturally evolving in that direction. In 1999 my father, always very critical and somewhat little receptive to my work, showed me some...

I will try to re-create the best 100 new fashion designers list on a weekly bases to see if this helps. I just thought it was odd that some of the designs in the "100 New Fashion Designers" book look kinda wack. This week Dutch designer #2 JANTAMINIAU made it into my "100 New Fashion...

The party held a crowd of design and car enthusiasts. The loft setting against the sunset of the West Side highway was the perfect backdrop to show off the car itself. I like how car manufacturers are now embracing their industrial roots and recognize how they partner well with other...

When did fashion designers become the sages of our time? Their wit and wisdom now dominate some of the most popular Tumblr accounts. Here are some of the best fashion designer quotes on the net: One of the funniest new Tumblr accounts is Kor's Metaphors. It takes screenshots from Project...

One of my students recently told me I didn't show the last of the group projects. I didn't forget. I've just been super busy. I really don't understand how some people find the time to blog all day and hold down a full-time job, and try to have some semblance of a personal life. How do they do...

Project X Designs introduces a couple of new custom designs via its STEALTH series. Offering two takes on the staple Rolex Submariner, the watches are customized with subtle styling details and functional enhancements to create an exclusive, enigmatic and understated lineup. Only 28 numbered...

Group 4 – Window – Folsom Street Fair The Folsom Street Fair is not your traditional holiday, but it is a day a celebration for this community. I allowed my students to do a display that was really sexual in nature, and somewhat controversial, as long as they kept it tasteful; which I...

 

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