Nascent Ideas

Fashion Illustrations

I thought i’d post these illustrations I did before Christmas for my fanzine Typology (the fanzine is alas, yet to be finished) of a few fashion designers. These are probably the best of the bunch but I’m still working through some issues I’m having with my illustration at the moment. Click for bigger versions

Hedi Slimane

Paul Smith




Drum Machine Ring
January 1, 2008, 11:18 pm
Filed under: Design, Fashion, Hip Hop, Pop Culture

By Bill McMullen

Keep Calm and Carry On Clothing
October 29, 2007, 11:18 am
Filed under: Design, Fashion, Typography

Following on from my post about the Keep Calm and Carry On removals van I saw, Mark Coop contacted me about his fledgling clothing label that features the same design. I particularly like the tote bag below.

A Quiet Life
October 23, 2007, 10:46 am
Filed under: Design, Fashion, Illustration

Excellent new t-shirts from the Quiet Life. Via Quipsologies.

Geoff McFetridge Solitary Arts
October 15, 2007, 2:08 pm
Filed under: Art, Design, Fashion, Illustration, Inspiration, Screen Printing, Typography

I love Geoff McFetridge’s work, he’s easily my favourite illustrator so of course I love his new website/store/collection called Solitary Arts. Via Boicozine

October 4, 2007, 6:04 pm
Filed under: Art, Erotica, Fashion, Illustration, Inspiration

Amazing ink drawings of attractive women, perfect.

Type Umbrella
September 14, 2007, 10:48 am
Filed under: Design, Fashion, Typography

“Splashed with more than 80 typefaces from Veer’s Umbrella type collection, the Pitter Patter umbrella shields you from cloudbursts with a burst of typography. Set in blue type on eight panels of black fabric, with a wooden handle and automatic release.” On the Veer website

Via Swiss Miss