University of Westminster graduate Valeska Jasso Collado was inspired by the color, finish and form of Memphis furniture to create this avant-garde collection of wearable structures. Using foam as the base, the designer experimented with latex coatings to create a modern glossy, liquid-look. The combined sheets of material were then sliced and folded into wearable, abstract surfaces that merge the 1980s design group’s iconic pastel color palette and fresh peek-a-boo brights. Simple steel screws and washers link the pieces together, to create exaggerated A-line skirts, framing circular fans around the upper body and voluminous pants with pockets.
Enormous and controversial footwear for summer, I have mine in black and white.... they dont get out as much as they should be when they do, oh my legs look smaller!
Before your long vacation coming up drop into The Upper Crust Bebek and swap over your old books for new ones. There is a great selection to choose from, so enjoy! You never know when you might be stuck with flight delays or a much extended road trip, a book will change your life in these moments.
Shopping in the sales is such good value. I always go for the most unusual pieces that I have wanted for a long time, this season I am all about quirky accessories paired with more classic outfits. Here is my hunting list:
Why you should be drinking lemons first thing in the morning? Here are 6 benefits that will enhance your life. I squeeze mine into my ginger iced tea made the previous day and chilled over night ready for breakfast.
No matter your vocation, you can always find ways of feeling better about the space in which you work. Bring in plants, arrange your objects to reflect your taste and add items that please you. Keep a creative mind when returning to the same area day after day, make changes every season to keep it fresh and uplifting or if your position involves a lot of travel invest in accessories and luggage that please you.
High fashion fast food?! Yep, only indulge if it's super deluxe and on the weekend. What would your favorite designer taste like?