Do you know Obi Cymatica?

Obi Cymatica

Obi Cymatica is one of New York’s newest talents. An eye for design and illustration earned him a place working for fashion greats such as Jimmy Choo, Oscar De La Renta, BCBG. With his love for artful design and shoes, Obi Cymatica took the plunge and launched his own signature line of shoes. Here are our favorites style from his Spring 14 collection:Obi Cymatica spring 14

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Obi Cymatica spring 2014

Find more about the entire collection by visiting www.obicymatica.net

H&M Design Award 2013 – the winning collection by Minju Kim at H&M

The winner of the H&M Design Award 2013, Minju Kim, has developed pieces from her collection with H&M to be sold at selected H&M stores this autumn. Minju, a 27 year-old graduate from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp, was selected by a jury of international fashion experts for her collection which transformed characters into outfits. The lookbook images star French model Anais Pouliot and Marikka Juhler shot by Solve Sundsbo.

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As part of her overall prize, nine women’s pieces and two accessories have been developed with the H&M design team. The collection will be available from October 17 at selected H&M stores in Sweden, Denmark, the US, UK, Japan, South Korea, Italy, France, the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany as well as online. It will also be available at Opening Ceremony in New York, Los Angeles and London, the first time an H&M collection will be sold at Opening Ceremony stores.

New York Fashion Week – Sophie Zinga Spring 2014

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During September 2013 New York Fashion Week, Sophie Zinga presented her Spring Summer 2014 collection,”Roses and Leaves” at the London NYC Hotel, in an intimate setting underneath a glass atrium ceiling surrounded by the Manhattan Skyline.

Sophie Zinga Spring/Summer 2014 inspired by ornate delicacy and velvet texture of rose.

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Evening looks feature a showstopper one-shoulder jumpsuit, tie-dye lace dresses, and color infused silk charmeuse frocks.

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Collection includes a kaftan dress with a deeply draped back making for a sensual and elegant twist on the modern silhouette.

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An a-line wedding gown with pleating and a delicate tulle embroidered overlay completes the assortment, appealing to the fashion-forward future bride-to-be.

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 Photo credits: Mambu Bayoh