Fashion Illustration by Mats Gustafson (Swedish, 1951)
Reference Code: US.NNFIT.SC.187.1.156 Date of Original: circa 1980s 16 x 13" Figure in big orange cardigan and slim coat; Color: pastel; Signed Source: Collection of original fashion illustrations housed in the Gladys Marcus Library of the Fashion Institute of Technology. The collection was established by Rosemary Torre and Frederick Bennett in 1984 in honor of Frances Neady, retired professor of fashion illustration, and includes designs of over 40 illustrators, including Bouché, Antonio…
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Monday, we meet again.... but I can't complain. This past weekend was the perfect balance of fun and relaxation, along with picture perfect weather. On Friday, the new sectional arrived and I'm in love with it! So happy to have "upgraded" to recliners and cupholders. Roxy had no idea that new couches that weren't sunken in, ripped, or smelled like dog were on their way. We decided to save the matching oversized chair and ottoman from the old couch for the time being for her, since we're…
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As promised I have another tutorial for this week. This one builds on the hot air balloon from a few weeks ago by showing you how I stitch areas of detail where there is no applique fabric to guide me. You will need: Backing fabric to embroider and applique onto Medium weight iron on interfacing Applique fabrics (I used scraps of Liberty print silk) A small piece of Bondaweb Greaseproof paper Thin tracing paper or tissue paper Good quality black sewing thread Start by setting your sewing…
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girl in a pink and orange winter coat fashion illustration by Robert Wagt, Romeo Gigli coat by fashion illustrator Mats Gustafson, purple coat fashion illustration by Judith van den Hoek, fashion illustration of a coat by Gladys Perint-Palmer, black and red coat fashion illustration by Zoltan, red coat fashion illustration by 50's illustrator Rene Gruau, purple fur coat fashion illustration by Hajin Bae, fur coat fashion illustration by french designer Christian Lacroix, Karl Lagerfeld, Coco…
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