Category Archives: design

Time of My Life: Coming in 2011

I sat down this weekend and started making a list of goals for 2011. Things that I’d like to accomplish, etc. Of course my #1 all-important, goal that I MUST ACHIEVE: a fashion editorial published in a pretty, glossy, fashion … Continue reading

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New York S/S2011 Fashion Week: Backstage at Timo Weiland

So I’ve been a little behind getting show photos posted, but it’s been crazy busy. Alas, NY S/S2011 Fashion Week has ended so I now have time to attend to personal matters, such as this blog. Here’s a quick peek … Continue reading

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NY S/S11 Fashion Week: Patrik Ervell

On Day 3 I also stopped by the Patrik Ervell presentation to shoot backstage and the presentation itself, which had the models circling the runway for the duration of the hour. The runway for the show was made up of … Continue reading

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New York S/S11 Fashion Week Day 1: Jen Kao

Jen Kao S/S11 © Brandie Raasch 2010 My first show for New York Fashion Week S/S11 as Jen Kao on Thursday, the first day of fashion week. A sand artist had covered the runway in a swirly sand design. The models … Continue reading

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Photo Aesthetics

I came across this post today over at PSFK. Andrew Kupresanin developed a camera, called Nadia, which is described as an Aesthetics Inference camera. Interesting idea, don’t you think? Instead of the usual display screen on a camera to show … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek: LookBook

Well, it’s been a long time coming. I said it would be soon, and I will be uploading the entire LookBook for your viewing pleasure but for now wanted to give you a little sneak peek at the jewelry lookbook … Continue reading

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What is Art?

Over the weekend I toured seven art galleries in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood, which, if you’ve ever spent much time walking through you know is filled with an array of galleries for your perusal. In fact, during the tour I learned … Continue reading

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The New Surrealism

It’s interesting, with the technology we have available today, how we can more easily manipulate photos to create almost a new art form. Photoshop gives us the ability to alter photos, apply effects, in a way that can often make … Continue reading

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In Design: Mixed Media

I came across Ben Heine’s work recently via Toxel. His Flickr profile informs that he’s “a Belgian painter, illustrator, portraitist, caricaturist and photographer” and after looking through some of his work I’m really fascinated with some of his mixed media … Continue reading

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In Design: Rodarte

Over the weekend I caught the end of the Rodarte exhibit at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design  Museum. Only a small number of pieces were on display, but they were absolutely fantastic. Love those girls. If they ever decide to take … Continue reading

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