Category: Fashion

World of Wearable Art

Catch inspiration from the World of Wearable Art without traveling to New Zealand, where the international competition is held each fall.  After 25 years, it’s a mega-production described as a “glorious rebellion against the mundane.” Organizers picked inspirations from previous winning entries, and sent some on the road in […]

Dressed in door fittings

-Photo Credit: Mad Wolf Photography Materials include door tracks and brushed steel laminate New York based Canadian designer Andrea Creighton created this dress entirely from sliding door components, for Product Runway, an architecture-themed fashion show that raises money for student scholarships. She describes it as “a fusion of […]

The Power Suit: Graffiti Style

Toronto artist Sam Shuter is fascinated by the suit. In bold colors, influenced by street art, stenciling and graffiti, she paints the strong lines of power dressing without revealing the faces of the men behind them. “[The suit] has represented something for decades; power, productivity, strength, economic prosperity, and hard work,” the […]