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ICB Spring 2014 Ready-to-Wear
Antonio Marras Spring 2014 Ready-to-Wear Collection


Fashion and textiles

In my week studying fashion and textiles i was given the task of designing a body adornment for a dystopian world. I looked at several of the major world crisis’ that are happening at the moment that have the potential to create an apocalypse and decided upon the Ebola virus. 263 more words

Interactive Dress will show your mental states?

With the market already full of smart watches what will be the next step in ‘smart’ clothing?

“I think with the evolution of internet and new media, which is coined at creating more digital intimacy and engagement (example, intuitive interfaces, IoT, Web 3.0 etc), people will start to ‘search’ more for an immerse connection.” says… 125 more words

Cactus Pillows now in my Etsy Shop

I love cactus! and the mischievous Cactus Wren! I perched some on the branches in my colorful cactus themed pattern, adorning this faux suede pillow slipcase. 16 more words


DIY to Done: Steampunk Bustle

I admit it: for most of my life I’ve been afraid of sewing.

As a child, I made dresses for my dolls, cut and hand-stitched from my seamstress grandmother’s leftover cloth. 337 more words


Interesting things Wednesday

Here are a few things we have found interesting or inspiring this week!

I have just finished reading this:

I love Stephen King books- a passion that I  have inherited from my mom (reason my mom is great number 272)- and was very excited to hear that he was writing a crime trilogy. 279 more words


My new publication...on hiding places at work!

It’s been four months still I last blogged – with a busy summer at conferences and a hectic start to the new term at University, I’m not quite sure where the time has gone! 254 more words