Dress like a Warhol Fashion Portrait 80’s Icon. Timeless, Striking Style for the Everyday Woman.
Andy Warhol is famous for being an artist, filmmaker, and international social fixture. Warhol first showed his “Campbell Soup Can” series at Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles, which was owned by the legendary Walter Hopps. While we all know and remember Warhol for different reasons, he is undoubtedly one of the most important artists of the 20th Century. One of the overarching achievements, he should be remembered for is the recognizing beauty in the trivial and giving it gravitas.
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Fashion has been one long studded affair.
As we know, fashion takes notes from history and, the cultural subtext displayed is fascinating. The first studded affair was on the battlefield; the earliest form of armor was called brigandine, with small oblong steel plates riveted to the fabric. And the rise of studs began. Studs first appeared in the seventies with the punk rock movement, but their association has become mainstream. Whether you are a reformed punk, professional or simply love shiny objects, don’t be afraid to incorporate studs into your closet.
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Geometric Square Pattern & Color Theory in Contemporary Art & Clothing
Fashion Fall Trends
Fall back (no pun intended) on a classic geometrical shape, the square! This easy-going windowpane pattern is making a fashion editorial comeback for the modern woman – whether in the office or out on the town. This design serves to add an intricate amount of detail and energy to an otherwise ordinary outfit. From fashion designers to famous artists, the square is a geometric shape that adds an enduring quality to be appropriately trend-conscious without being trend-driven. Josef Albers, best known for his “Homage to the Square” series, uses overlapping and intersecting squares to examine our perception of color and space. Misook’s FW17 Green jacket echoes Albers’ 1957 Homage to the Square: Green Dusk in both its palette and pattern.
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