Art in Fashion? Yes, please!

Posted by Ferren, 16 March 2012


Main image via lostinsohoblog. “Washing Machine” and “M-Maybe, 1965″ by Roy Lichtenstein

Though I don’t write about fashion very often on this blog, I love it a lot. I’ve literally been involved in fashion in some way or another since I was 3 yrs old. I also love art (perhaps a little more obvious from this blog), so when art and fashion mix, I do my happy dance.

I came across the Autumn/Winter 2012 Karla Spetic collection recently and was really excited to see how the Australian designer incorporated the Pop Art influences from Lichtenstein into her garments. I love it. She’s not the first designer to have a thought like this and she hopefully won’t be the last. Below are a few designs that remind me of some famous paintings you may love and recognise.

Ralph Lauren ad, Rodarte dress via absolutesunday. “Portrait of a Young Girl in a Green Dress” by Tamara de Lempicka, “Sunflowers on Blue” by Vincent van Gogh

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