Tagged: fashion illustrations

Lashes Two Feet Long!

Elena Sofia Tinis

Long and exaggerated bodies, the definition of fashion illustrations, but a new name to the Illustrators roster  Elena Sofia Tinis, gives her figures a little more attitude in the eyes, noses and butts!  Good way to stand out and create a signature look!  Can wait to see Tinis do a makeup campaign.

See more of Elena Sofia Tinis

Bookmark and Share

Fashionable Art.


Click on each image above to purchase from Amazon.com Enjoy!

Fashionable Art can mean different things to several people. It can be the clothes one wears, the shoes we walk in or the accessories used to complete an outfit. What about taking fashion and making it something we can put onto our walls. If some of us could, we would take fashion magazine pages and frame them. That may lack some class though. Alternatives you ask for, Illustrations and graphic design are some. Illustrators like Andy Warhol, Julie Verhoeven, Jean-Philippe Delhomme, Renaldo Barnette and Michael Roberts have used fashion to showcase their visions and talents with colors and shapes. They are just a few of the many artists that allows us to put Fashionable Art on our walls.

RomeoStyle.com

Bookmark and Share

The Romeo Report: Issue 49

theromeoreport issue 49

Bookmark and Share

Too Pretty On Paper.

laura-lainelaura-laine2

laura-laine3laura-laine4

I came accross a Muse Magazine spread featuring some of Spring’s hottest shoes, handbags and animated sketches of women inserted into each image.  The work of illustrator Laura Laine, was enlisted to create an interaction between her characters and some fashion accessories. This is one of several projects that feature the sexy, slim women with beautiful hair, some women can only wish for.  

hauntedhouse

 

picture_2

Born in Finland 1983, Laura Laine has been able to work with some of fashion’s and media’s top names like Tommy Hilfiger, New York Times Magazine, Vive La Mode Magazine, Escada and Zara.

There’s are so many talented fashion illustrators out there, I’m always glad to come across one that can makes me do a double take. Let’s give a nod to a young talent that still has much more to show us.

laura

 

www.theromeoreport.com

Bookmark and Share

Fashion Illustration: A Disappearing Art.

Illustrator Andy Warhol
Illustrator Andy Warhol

It originated with drawing and painting.  Once upon a time, Fashion Illustration was commissioned by fashion magazines as part of an editorial feature, a form of advertising or promoting a collection by fashion designers or department stores.

If you were to pursue a career in Fashion Design, as a student, several Fashion Illustration classes were on the required syllabus.  This form of art, that has been around for 500 years is slowly disappearing before our eyes.

Illustrator Jean-Philippe Delhomme
Illustrator Jean-Philippe Delhomme

Living in an era, where time means money, speeding up the process of creating a garment and getting it to the masses can easily be done by computers, and could cost much less once applied correctly.

Illustrator Amelie Hegardt
Illustrator Amelie Hegardt
Illustrator Ruben Toledo
Illustrator Ruben Toledo
Illustrator Julie Verhoven
Illustrator Julie Verhoeven

Illustrations were solely used on fashion magazines, until the 1930s when Vogue use it’s first photographic image.  It has gone from being a major way of communicating fashion to now playing a minor role.

Artists like Andy Warhol (1928-1987),  Jean-Philippe Delhomme, Tanya Ling, Ruben Toledo, Julie Verhoeven  plus many more, have worked for almost every major international fashion magazine and fashion business including Barneys, Dolce and Gabbana, Oscar De La Renta and Mulberry.

I would like to give a nod to a professor that opened my eyes and taught me more about F.I.T, than anyone else.

Renaldo Barnette
Renaldo Barnette
Renaldo Barnette
Renaldo Barnette

I had the pleasure of having Professor Renaldo Barnette, at Fashion Institute Of Technology, taught me for four years. He graded your drawing ability and lowered a grade if mistakes were made, always pushing you until you’re at your best.

Thank you Prof. Barnette for helping me understand that this isn’t just drawing but a form of art that should be respected.

RomeoStyle.com


Bookmark and Share

The Romeo Report: Issue 27

theromeoreport-issue-27

Bookmark and Share