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And then, there was her finale dress, made in the image of American kinetic sculptor Anthony Howe's spherical Omniverse sculpture which was displayed at the Élysée Montmartre venue as well.

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Speaking about the inspiration behind her collection, the designer said she was compelled by the way the sculpture's arching vertebrae, spinning on a curving axis, simultaneously expanded and contracted. Her finale dress, made in the image of the artwork, had rotating wings made up of aluminium, stainless-steel and feathers. Though the dress was mechanised for the show, it would move outside in the wind, much like Howe's kinetic sculptures themselves.

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Van Herpen's collection also utilised a Japanese ink-on-water technique called suminagashi, laser-cutting and other innovative techniques. Her technical, futuristic and avant-garde collection is exciting and fresh in best way possible.

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Dutch Designer Iris Van Herpen showcased her Fall 2019 Collection at Paris Couture Week yesterday, the images of which have been flooding our feeds for good reason. Take a look at some of her designs:

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The Hypnosis 'Suminagashi' ink dress ∞ Suminagashi patterns from the ancient art of Japanese 'floating ink on water' technique, are gradient-dyed fading white into burgundy, to then be lasercut and heat-bonded to transparent tulle, seemingly and seamlessly flowing down over the skin. ∞ Show credits Styling: @patti_wilson Special thanks to collaborating artist: @anthony.howe.art Collaborating artist: @philip.beesley Photography by @giostaiano Music: @sssalvadorrr Model: @iamsabaah Casting: Maida Gregory Boina, @maximevalentini & @caromauger Make up: @silbruinsma1 & the @maccosmeticsfrance PRO Team Hair: @martincullen65 for @streetersldn Shoes by @unitednude Manicure: @jessicascholten_ Press: @karlaotto ∞ #irisvanherpen #hypnosiscouture #parisfashionweek

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“The 'Hypnosis' collection is a hypnotic visualization of nature’s tapestry, the symbiotic cycles of our biosphere that interweave the air, land, and oceans. It also reflects the ongoing dissection of the rhythms of life and resonates with the fragility within these interwoven worlds.’’- Iris van Herpen ∞ Show credits Special thanks to collaborating artist: @anthony.howe.art Collaborating artist: @philip.beesley Photography by @giostaiano Styling: @patti_wilson Music: @sssalvadorrr Model: @sashakrvsh Casting: Maida Gregory Boina, @maximevalentini & @caromauger Make up: @silbruinsma1 & the @maccosmeticsfrance PRO Team Hair: @martincullen65 for @streetersldn Shoes by @unitednude Manicure: @jessicascholten_ Press: @karlaotto ∞ #irisvanherpen #hypnosiscouture #parisfashionweek

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The Hypnosis 'Poiesis' dress ∞ abstract painting of warm oker shades is printed onto transparent organza layers that are multilayered, dazing the colors onto the skin. ∞ Show credits Special thanks to collaborating artist: @anthony.howe.art Collaborating artist: @philip.beesley Photography by @giostaiano Styling: @patti_wilson Music: @sssalvadorrr Model: @lizamak_ Casting: Maida Gregory Boina, @maximevalentini & @caromauger Make up: @silbruinsma1 & the @maccosmeticsfrance PRO Team Hair: @martincullen65 for @streetersldn Shoes by @unitednude Manicure: @jessicascholten_ Press: @karlaotto ∞ #irisvanherpen #hypnosiscouture #parisfashionweek

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‘Hypnosis’ reflects the beauty and complexity of our environment, exploring the patterns and structures within its fragile landscape ∞ the ‘Hypnosis’ technique, developed in collaboration with Professor Philip Beesley involves ten of thousands of plottercut mini ripples that continuously dissect the dress through each movement of the body, revealing skin in between the whimsical spheroid patterns that are designed to move faster than the eye can follow. ∞ Show credits Special thanks to collaborating artist: @anthony.howe.art Collaborating artist: @philip.beesley Video by @blitzkickers Styling: @patti_wilson Music: @sssalvadorrr Model: @iamsabaah Casting: Maida Gregory Boina, @maximevalentini & @caromauger Make up: @silbruinsma1 & the @maccosmeticsfrance PRO Team Hair: @martincullen65 for @streetersldn Shoes by @unitednude Manicure: @jessicascholten_ Press: @karlaotto ∞ #irisvanherpen #hypnosiscouture #parisfashionweek

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And then, there was her finale dress, made in the image of American kinetic sculptor Anthony Howe's spherical Omniverse sculpture which was displayed at the Élysée Montmartre venue as well.

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A holandesa #IrisVanHerpen acaba de mostrar sua nova coleção em Paris e mais uma vez deixou todos os convidados impressionados ao mostrar um vestido que se movia por energia cinética feito em colaboração com o artista Anthony Howe, que também foi o autor da instalação-cenário do show. Nada de energia elétrica foi usada, somente o vento e a física. . 📽 @susiebubble #pfw #fashion #fashionshow #ss20

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Speaking about the inspiration behind her collection, the designer said she was compelled by the way the sculpture's arching vertebrae, spinning on a curving axis, simultaneously expanded and contracted. Her finale dress, made in the image of the artwork, had rotating wings made up of aluminium, stainless-steel and feathers. Though the dress was mechanised for the show, it would move outside in the wind, much like Howe's kinetic sculptures themselves.

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‘Hypnosis’ reflects the beauty and complexity of our environment, exploring the patterns and structures within its fragile landscape ∞ the ‘Hypnosis’ technique, developed in collaboration with Professor Philip Beesley involves ten of thousands of plottercut mini ripples that continuously dissect the dress through each movement of the body, revealing skin in between the whimsical spheroid patterns that are designed to move faster than the eye can follow. ∞ Show credits Special thanks to collaborating artist: @anthony.howe.art Collaborating artist: @philip.beesley Video by @blitzkickers Styling: @patti_wilson Music: @sssalvadorrr Model: @iamsabaah Casting: Maida Gregory Boina, @maximevalentini & @caromauger Make up: @silbruinsma1 & the @maccosmeticsfrance PRO Team Hair: @martincullen65 for @streetersldn Shoes by @unitednude Manicure: @jessicascholten_ Press: @karlaotto ∞ #irisvanherpen #hypnosiscouture #parisfashionweek

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Van Herpen's collection also utilised a Japanese ink-on-water technique called suminagashi, laser-cutting and other innovative techniques. Her technical, futuristic and avant-garde collection is exciting and fresh in best way possible.

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He was an avid social and environmental activist, author, chef, philanthropist and most importantly, a wonderful human being. A Padma Shri awardee, he was known for pioneering the idea of resort wear in India and for vociferously advocating eco-friendly fashion. In his 59 short years, he leaves behind authored books celebrating Goan culture, and his dream project, Moda Goa Museum and Research Centre. His sudden demise last night at his home in Goa has left Wendell’s fans, friends, loved ones and everyone who knew his art, in a state of grief. We spoke to some of the people whose lives he had touched and the art that he inspired. Their memories of Wendell paint a vibrant portrait of a talented designer, colleague, and friend like whom there was truly no other.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWendell as a designer.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nDesigner Malini Ramini reminisces, “His talent, his clothes, my God! You know, he was the first resort wear designer in India. He kind of paved the way for all of us. He started his label in 1985, way before anybody else. He cut everything and did everything by himself. I mean, I can’t do that. He was multi-talented and just packed it all in. God gave him all these gifts. He was the best ambassador you could have for Goa.”\r\n\r\n\r\n“My happiest memory of Wendell is from LMIFW S/S 2020, the last Fashion Week that he showed at,” shares FDCI head Sunil Sethi, “His excitement every time he showed a collection was as if it was his first time. In a way, he was such a good mentor to Schulen (Fernandes). He always gave credit where it was due. A few weeks ago he texted saying - ‘Jerrome (his partner) is the captain and Schulen is my star’ because one is working on Moda Goa Museum and the other is working on his upcoming show.”\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n“I remember he made these organic, flowing seashell-like clothing and I used to associate that with him,” adds designer Rina Dhaka.  “What I think was very remarkable about his journey as a designer was that he was able to pass on the reigns of the brand to grow, it is very difficult for anyone to give away their baby.”\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nView this post on Instagram\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nMy dearest Wendell, I can’t believe you are no longer with us. Indian fashion has just lost a pioneer, a visionary and a legend. You were the force that introduced me to the world of fashion over 10 years ago... believing in me more than I did in myself. I will never forget those times. Will miss you dearly. RIP in paradise🙏💔\r\n\r\nA post shared by Diana Penty (@dianapenty) on Feb 12, 2020 at 9:46am PST\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nView this post on Instagram\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nI owe everything I am today to you. You discovered me at the age of 16 in my uniform and you never let go of my hand after that. You will forever be fondly remembered my friend and mentor. We have beautiful memories together and they will live on. I still cannot believe that you are gone but I pray that your soul rests in peace. I love you #rip @wendellrodricks\r\n\r\nA post shared by Waluscha De Sousa (@waluschaa) on Feb 12, 2020 at 6:43am PST\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nFellow couturier Monisha Jaising calls the designer the \"Master of Draping and Minimalism\". She says, “I remember Wendell as a warm, happy and very pleasant personality. I have had the pleasure and opportunity to showcase many collections with him on the same runway in the 90s. He was always true to design and always appreciative of others crafts and talent. Wendell's photoshoot with my friends Malaika Arora and Farrookh Chotia will always be a beautiful memory of Indian fashion and me. He always greeted me with a hug. Truly, a legend gone too soon...\"\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nWendell as a friend.\r\n\r\nTransgender model Mona Varonica Campbell looks back. “I remember Wendell Rodricks as a brave, courageous and incredibly kind man. I have always admired Wendell since my time as a student at NIFT. My first memory of him is when I went to Goa on my 19th birthday. I made my parents buy me a dress from his store as a birthday present. The dress cost Rs.13000, and at the time it was the most expensive item of clothing I owned. But to me, it meant something to be able to wear it. I finally got to meet Wendell many years later in 2017, when I was auditioning as a plus-sized model for Lakme Fashion Week. He selected me to open and close his show. On finding out that I was transgender, he took my number from Lakme and sent me a message saying,“ You are absolutely beautiful and incredible just as you are, keep shining.” The day after the show, he had breakfast with me and my family. He spoke to my parents about always supporting me. He told them that although his (Wendell’s) father always accepted him for who he was, his mother did not speak to him for 6 years after he came out. ‘It took years for my mother to accept me,’ he said, ‘Always support her (Mona’s ) dreams. Always stand by her and help her to shine’.He always hosted a birthday party for me at his home in Goa, that was the kind of man he was.”\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWendell and Mona at the designer's Goa home.\r\n\r\n“Whenever I saw Wendell he was always in a happy, almost celebratory mood,” says Malini Ramani, “Happy, smiling and multi-talented, that was Wendell in a nutshell. I remember how I became close to him, and how I am extremely grateful to him. He was once writing reviews for Fashion Week (Lakme) and he wrote such a beautiful one about my collection. I was so excited and grateful. He was just such a writer, you know! He was always helping you, pushing you and inspiring you. I really miss him a lot because we did so many things together. He definitely made a mark on this world. People always say that life is so unpredictable and you should make the most of every moment...and he did exactly that.”\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWendell with designer Malini Ramani\r\n\r\nDesigner Rina Dhaka also has a heartwarming tale about the Wendell. She says, “I remember we both were participating in this huge fashion week at the Grand Hotel and I was the first show on Day 1. Something happened and my hair-makeup team didn’t show up. I was going through hell because my guests were on the way and my models wouldn’t have been ready. I was having a huge panic attack in the lobby of the hotel. I remember Wendell sat with me through the whole episode and was calming me down. I really appreciated the gesture. In fact, that collection ended up winning me the best designer award in Miami Fashion Week.”\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nView this post on Instagram\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nThis is such sad sad news, a beautiful human and such a talented designer, the fashion industry and the world has lost today. It was such joy whenever I met him. His smile always made me smile...you will be missed Wendell. #ripwendellrodricks\r\n\r\nA post shared by Arjun (@rampal72) on Feb 12, 2020 at 7:11am PST\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nView this post on Instagram\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nYou were pure gold, and that’s your legacy... Wendell ♥️ make heaven your runway 🖤 RIP\r\n\r\nA post shared by Esha Gupta🌎 (@egupta) on Feb 12, 2020 at 8:10am PST\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWendell the inspiration.\r\n\r\nMany have spoken about Wendell’s encouraging ways and little thoughtful actions. Be it his social media posts praising his house help for creating an organic bouquet to bursting into a musical melody to lift someone’s spirits, there are many instances of his thoughtful gestures. \r\n\r\n[twitter]https://twitter.com/NehaDhupia/status/1227624477430673419?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw[/twitter]\r\n\r\nMona Varonica says, “When I got rejected at auditions last year he told me - You are bigger than this. I would always send him a photograph when I got dressed for an event and he would send me style advice like a caring father. I personally found it very hard to make friends in the LGBTQ+ and fashion community in India, but Wendell was friends with everyone, he was loved by everyone across the industry.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nWendell’s legacy lives on in The Moda Goa Museum.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n“My memories of Wendell are most vivid from the last 7-8 months where I witnessed the passion with which he was pursuing his dream project, the Moda Goa Museum,” shares Sunil Sethi. “Wendell had a bigger plan in mind not only for the love of Goa but also his love for his country, its textiles, and fashion. Almost three years of his life have been devoted only to the museum. Fortunately for me, we had been working closely for this even though we are a minuscule part of his dream project. They were going to open the museum on March 28, 2020, so this news is so untimely in that manner because all that he was striving for in all these years was finally reaching culmination. At the same time, I think he had already laid the foundation for it all, and his name will be etched in everyone’s memories for a lifetime. I don’t think many people in their lifetime are able to achieve this and he has done it.”\r\n\r\nWendell Rodricks may have gone too soon but it was a life well-lived and spent giving the most joy to others. 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Everyone's Talking About Iris Van Herpen's 2019 Couture Collection, Here's Why

Her designs are kinetic, futuristic and all kinds of cool

Dutch Designer Iris Van Herpen showcased her Fall 2019 Collection at Paris Couture Week yesterday, the images of which have been flooding our feeds for good reason. Take a look at some of her designs:

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And then, there was her finale dress, made in the image of American kinetic sculptor Anthony Howe's spherical Omniverse sculpture which was displayed at the Élysée Montmartre venue as well.

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Speaking about the inspiration behind her collection, the designer said she was compelled by the way the sculpture's arching vertebrae, spinning on a curving axis, simultaneously expanded and contracted. Her finale dress, made in the image of the artwork, had rotating wings made up of aluminium, stainless-steel and feathers. Though the dress was mechanised for the show, it would move outside in the wind, much like Howe's kinetic sculptures themselves.

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Van Herpen's collection also utilised a Japanese ink-on-water technique called suminagashi, laser-cutting and other innovative techniques. Her technical, futuristic and avant-garde collection is exciting and fresh in best way possible.