A New Challenge for September in the Textile Design Lab: Conceal/Reveal

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

For our latest Chelsea’s Challenge in the Textile Design Lab we are diving into the theme of camouflage in its many forms. The goal for our members this month…

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Street Pattern: Camouflage

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Camouflage!!!!! This trend will just never go away and that is fine by me! This week’s photos come once again from the amazing street trend photographer/reporter, Caroline Lettieri. Caroline took these…

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Print Studio: Velveteen Prints

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

I love all the work that is coming out of Velveteen Prints, a new print studio based in Brooklyn, NY. How cool is that space-age camouflage? Their workspace looks…

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Print Round-Up: Couture Collections Fall 2011

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

I adore the camouflages prints seen at Jean Paul Gaultier. The lack of actual elements within the print allows the silhouette details to shine through. An amazing use…

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Erdem Fall ’11

Thursday, March 24, 2011

*images via vogue.com As you can see I am making my way through the fall collections at a snails pace. But there are just so many amazing prints…

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Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall ’11

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

*images via style.com This crazy make up freaks me out, but I love all the prints in this collection!

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Basso & Brooke Fall ’11

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

*images via style.com This collection blows my mind..I love every piece. The prints seem heavily rooted in nature and are rich with color and movement. I also love…

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found patterns: camouflage at NYFW

Monday, February 21, 2011

*image credits from clockwise: Edun Fall ’11 via style.com, “Goats” by Jenny Browning, Lamb Fall ’11 via style.com, “Natural Camo” by Corolune,  Anna Sui Fall ’11 via style.com,…

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