Book Review: Coco Chanel, The Illustrated World of a Fashion Icon by Megan Hess

If you're looking for an exclusive gift, this might be it. I've had this book for a while now and it really feels like I have something very special I shouldn't share with just anyone. The book Coco Chanel: The illustrated world of a fashion icon, by Megan Hess and published by Hardie Grant in Oct 2015 is a book you can browse over and over again. Megan Hess is my favourite fashion illustrator, and I collect all her books. (see here and here) One day I would also love to have one of her art … [Read more...]

In the Picture: Grace Ciao

It's time for another installment of 'In the Picture' where I share a favourite instagram account. Grace Ciao is a fashion illustrator who creates art by combining her sketches with flower petals into fashion pieces. Beautiful gowns in vivid colours appear real and whimsy in her creations. It is really a joy to follow her feed and amazing what she does. Follow her on instagram by looking for her account: Grace Ciao (@Grace_Ciao) … [Read more...]