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A digital atelier where inspirational
women in fashion share their ideas

precious materials

by guest contributor Gabrielle Marceca

Eikoh Hosoe. Explore: body, photography
Paco Rabanne, Jean Clemmer, 1969. Found here. Explore: body, fashion photography, jewelry
Paco Rabanne, Jean Clemmer, 1969. Found here. Explore: body, fashion photography, jewelry
Paco Rabanne, Jean Clemmer, 1969. Found here. Explore: body, fashion photography, jewelry
Akira Sato, 1960. Found here. Explore: hair, portraits
Paco Rabanne, Jean Clemmer, 1969. Explore: body, fashion photography, jewelry
Man and Woman #24, Eikoh Hosoe, 1960. Found here. Explore: body, photography
Eikoh Hosoe, Ordeal By Roses. Found here. Explore: photography
"Bee and Woman", Eikoh Hosoe, 1964. Explore: body
Man and woman #25, Eikoh Hosoe, 1960. Found here. Explore: photography
Eikoh Hosoe, 1969. Found here. Explore: photography
Paco Rabanne, Jean Clemmer, 1969. Found here. Explore: body, fashion photography, jewelry
“Man and Woman #31", Eikoh Hosoe, 1960. Found here. Explore: animals, photography
Man & Woman #32, Eikoh Hosoe, 1960. Found here. Explore: body
"Woman with owl", Eikoh Hosoe, 1960. Found here. Explore: animals, body, photography

Gabriella Marceca is a fashion stylist based in New York. Find her here.

Woman to woman

by guest contributor Jennifer Park

Calvin Klein SS 1986, source unknown. Explore: 80s, fashion photography
Prada SS 1989 Ad, photo Albert Watson. Found here. Explore: campaigns, fashion photography
L’Officiel 1999, photo Koto Bolofom source unknown. Explore: magazines
Elle 1987. Found here. Explore: fashion photography, magazines
Chloé 1977, source unknown. Explore: fashion photography, shoes
Prada FW 1988, photo Albert Watson, source unknown. Explore: 80s, campaigns, fashion photography, flowers
Mila Schön 1999, source unknown. Explore: 90s, photography
Vogue Paris 1975, source unknown. Explore: fashion photography, magazines
L'Officiel 2000, source unknown. Explore: 00s, magazines
Vogue Paris 1977, source unknown. Explore: 70s, magazines

Jennifer Park is a designer and creative consultant based in New York. Find her here.

Every Body

by guest contributor Daisy Walker

Photograph by Daisy Walker. Found here. Explore: body, photography
Susan Sarandon, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”, 1975. Found here. Explore: actors, Film, red
Jody Rogac for Alla Carta magazine, 2018. Found here. Explore: fashion photography
Nan Goldin. Found here. Explore: photography
Artist unknown. Found here. Explore: photography, summer
Chris Parker and French Chris by David Armstrong, New York, 2980. Found here. Explore: body, photography
My Birth by Carment Winant. Found here. Explore: art, body, people
Puppy Love by Harold Feinstein, 1988. Found here. Explore: animals, photography
WOMAN self portrait 4 by Daisy Walker, . Found here. Explore: body
Artist unknown. Found here. Explore: art, red

Daisy Walker is a photographer and founder of “women in fashion”, based in London. Find her here.

Inspocj

by guest contributor Carlijn Jacobs

Source unknown. Explore: body
Source unknown. Explore: hands
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Source unknown. Explore: make up
Photography by Brassai, Paris, 1930. Found here. Explore: hair, photography
Artist unknown. Found here. Explore: make up, portraits
Kansai Yamamoto, Fall/ winter 1979. Found here. Explore: fashion, Space
Pierre Cardin, China, 2007. Found here. Explore: fashion, white
Valentino. Found here. Explore: food
Source unknown. Explore: hair, portraits
Cher for "The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour", 1972. Found here. Explore: make up, portraits
art glass. Found here. Explore: art, blue
Artist unknown. Explore: art, water
Dominique Issermann. Found here. Explore: photography, water
Isabelle Weingarten, photography by Serge Lutens,. Found here. Explore: actors, portraits

Carlijn Jacobs is a photographer and director based between London and Paris. Find her here.

Defining moments

Sharp ladies share their three favorite images.

Louise Ford is a fashion stylist based in London. Find her here.

1

I studied Shakespeare at university and fell in love with the costume rather than the language (which was meant to be my focus). Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet was so sumptuous you wanted to reach into the screen and touch the Elizabethan velvets and Jacobean brocades. I have since through fashion styling, been drawn to contemporary aesthetics that draw on 16th century design, colour palettes and of course, romance.

Olivia Hussey in Franco Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliette, 1968. Found here.

2

My Grandmother was my hero. She was a kind soul and had impeccable taste! Usually found in hand-painted silk dresses and walking boots exploring as many new cultures as she could fit into one lifetime. She lived all over the world and accumulated a delicious melting pot of recipes, leaving behind a treasured cookbook. I’m rarely not cooking one of her dishes. In this photo, my grandparents are driving from the Middle East to Norfolk on their wedding day.

Personal photo. 

3

I felt very akin to Frida Kahlo growing up. My mother possessed a similar zest for colour, painting, appearance, and strength of character. I spent a long time in hospital at 21 years old, like Frida, and felt frustrated by my (temporary) disability. Art was my only outlet which turned out to be a blessing in disguise. I refined my cultural references, read about fashion history and leaders in taste-making. I started to build a library of dog-eared photography books which I rely on today when building moodboards for shoots.

Frida Kahlo’s prosthetic leg. Found here.

True to form

Artist unknown. Explore: art, red
"Turn soft and lovely" Jenny Holzer . Found here. Explore: Film
Margiela . Found here. Explore: flowers
Carol Bove, David Zwirner Gallery. Found here. Explore: art, red
Artist unknown. Explore: photography
Source unknown. Explore: music, vintage
Photogrpahy Hans Feurer. Found here. Explore: photography
On set of Papa Don’t Preach, Madonna, 1986. Found here. Explore: 80s
Merce Cunningham x Rei Kawakubo. Found here. Explore: dance, red
Artist unknown. Explore: body
Michael and Eva Chow- New York- 1988- Francois Halard photograph. Found here. Explore: architecture, interior
Broadway dancer Ann Reinking, photo by Jack Mitchell, 1981. Found here. Explore: 80s, dance
artist unknown. Found here. Explore: Space
Pina Bausch. Found here. Explore: portraits