Here are some wonderful details, prints, patterns and surface processing from "couture"collections (fall/ winter recently seen at Paris Fashion Week.
Detail of origami shirt & skirt by Wong Yung
Geometric Fashion - amazing dress with geometric structure - Amila Hrustic
Innovative textiles design for fashion - leather dress with symmetrical patterns using cut, fold & repetition; artful fabric manipulation by Iris van Herpen.
Innovative textiles design for fashion - structural fabric manipulation with an artful use of cut, fold & repetition to create patterns & two tone textures // Iris van Herpen
alwaysbevintage: “Ivy Nicholson in evening gown photographed by Regina Relang, Paris, 1953 ”
Ecstatic Spaces by Tara Keens-Douglas - Carnival costumes are often known for their vibrant colors, sparkling sequins and skin-revealing cuts; while Ecstatic Spaces by Tara Keens-Douglas .
The collection Haute Papier of the swedish fashion designer Bea Szenfeld is strangely exquisite. Photos by Joel Rhodin