Category Attire

ALL IN BLACK

  A formal event. Fedora Topshop// Crop top Topshop// Leather and denim skirt Topshop// Shoes H&M// Bag Mango// Lipstick Mac Russian Red Advertisements

BERLIN, DU BIST SO WUNDERBAR

Berlin is probably one of my favorite cities ever, it’s great for shopping and it’s just such a cool place. So many places to shop, Alexa Centre Alexanderplatz, KaDeWe, Hackescher Markt… Fernsehturm, Alexanderplatz. Berlin Wall. Top Topshop// shorts Miss Selfridge //Shoes leather dioon Vagabonds// bag H&M// sunglasses Urban Outfitters. MTWTFSS WEEKDAY BOMBER JACKET Pretty cool metal […]

SHOE SCULPTURES: RESIN AND WAX

  Clear Resin, Gel coat resin, wax, cardboard, foil and mirror sheets. Object and base sculpture 2014. Inspired by clothing, future fashion, Prospekt shoe brand, juxtaposition between material & form. alexandriafrances.co.uk  

JACKET SCULPTURE

  Jacket sculpture so far (probably finished) for project ‘Materialism’. Made with duck tape, plastic bags, metallic paint and black acryilc paint. Mirror pieces and beads for embellishments. The main idea behind this sculpture was to use undesirable materials not typically associated with fashion garments, and use them to create a desirable, appealing garment to […]

RESIN CASTING

Resin coated scarf, (Gel coat resin), with silver spray paint over the top. Inspired by Joel Morrison.   Clear resin- pieces of fabric suspended in it, with translucent pigment.  Gel Coat Resin. Scarf draped over wooden armature. Painted with black acrylic and silver spray paint.

DRAWING PROJECT

Sketches on Acetate. One outfit per day. Black fineliner pen.  

LERNERT & SANDER ‘LAST SEASON’

Does the brand name overpower the materials used? Artists Lernert and Sander’s sculptural installation ‘Last Season’ features a collection of re-raveled balls of wool originally from designer sweaters such as Prada and Celine, that didn’t sell that season. Although the end result could still be considered beautiful aesthetically, the process and context implies a downgrade […]