One Fell Swoop's most recent collection for AW '13, titled "Self Deflect," further mines this concept with cocoon-like jackets and flowing goddess dresses in smoldering hues. Collaborating with director Amelia Phillips, the designers created an accompanying film that's just as dark and mysterious. Portable spoke to Phillips about creating the mood.
As the latest issue of CRUSH was centred around 'Women We Love', Jarrah Gurrie worked with the legendary Daryl Hannah in a short experimental film that recalls the mystery of David Lynch filtered through a pastel looking glass. We spoke to Gurrie about his enigmatic short.
Portable spoke to Suzanne Rae Pelaez ahead of the launch of her latest collection at Henrik Vibskov in SoHo this Friday, about her evolution as one of New York's best up and coming designers.
While the old saying that "it takes two" ensures a win-win, a newly emerged group, The Young Designers Project, expands upon this concept exponentially.
Portable is thrilled to introduce Taking Back Retail, a new book by founders Andrew Apostola and Simon Goodrich. Due to be released in June this year, Taking Back Retail outlines how traditional retailers and fashion brands can reclaim the ground lost to e-commerce over the past decade. Exploring everything from online video to Facebook commerce, the book is a comprehensive guide to taking any fashion brand online.
The L’Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival (LMFF), together with Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Portable.tv and Fed Square, is pleased to announce the finalists of the inaugural Fashion Film Series.
Just as Kenzo is in the process of a reboot, Mat Maitland may have just heightened the creative standards for fashion films. Portable spoke to Maitland about his video for Kenzo’s 2013 Resort Collection.
Another beautifully shot video in Dazed Digital's "Model Behaviours" series, Katia Ganfield directs the ethereal and adorable Marine Ven Outryve for Esprit's SS13 collection.
Mariana Hardwick's creations are made for women to feel comfortable in their own skin and to feel their very best all the time, not only on their special day. Range 2 focuses on ‘dark luxury’ with an emphasis on the underlying concept of transforming the raw and organic into something refined and luxurious. Bringing this collection to life really allows the consumer to imagine the covetable garments, something which director Salomon explained to Portable in this exclusive interview.