London Life, Lagos Living, And Everything In Between

London Life, Lagos Living, And Everything In Between

  As summer comes to an end, and the evenings start to get darker, there are few things I look forward to more than the new season fashions and the start of new TV shows. The influx of lookbooks, autumn

Françoise Nielly x IRMDESIGN – Paris


The recent Françoise Nielly x IRMDESIGN collaboration opened at la Galerie Menouar in Paris to a well dressed crowd greeted with champagne and canapés. The collection was based on the literal interpretation of Françoise Neilly’s bright canvas paintings into a

Interview with photographer Carol Burri


How did you get into photography initially? During my first study in post-industrial design, I did a lot of computer graphics, particularly in 3D applications. I played with virtual physical light and for this, I did tests with cameras and

Lako Bukia S/S12 London Fashion Week Day Two


Lako Bukia’s SS’12 collection showcased some highly structural pieces juxtaposed with more classically feminine, flowing chiffon and silk designs that were a strong feature of the show. Particular attention was paid to detailing around the neck and shoulders, which gave

b store SS12 ‘Inside Out’ Presentation – LFW Day 1


The boys at modern heritage brand b store, designers Matthew Murphy and Kirk Beattie are never ones to do things by halves, and this season was no exception. Taking the fashion week presentation and turning it ‘Inside Out’ they teamed

Paul Costelloe SS12 – LFW Day 1


It was 8,20 in the morning when I walk through the front door of Somerset house on Friday for the commence of London Fashion Week. Busy PR’s were already running around, carrying the tiredness of days of preparation and some

LFW SS12 Day One: Corrie Nielsen


On this bright September morning as London Fashion Week SS12 kicks off, Florida born turned London local, designer Corrie Nielsen’s SS12 show ‘Arbiter Elegantiarum’ was the perfect way to greet the day. Meaning ‘a judge or authority in matters of

Introducing Cornelia And Her Aquarius Dreams


Every so often here at Sketchbook, we get a rare opportunity to meet someone who, in our humble opinion, would be classed as a real rising star. So when we met briefly with a Swedish artist named Cornelia (at a New Year

Illustrator’s Portfolio 140: ELENA BARRIO


“Pretty Lady” Age:  21  Nationality: American/ Argentinean Living in: Charleston, South Carolina, USA “3D” “Construction”   What is in your sketchbook? I tend to sketch on random pieces of paper rather than a sketchbook. I mostly draw weird faces with

Illustrator’s Portfolio 139: JUSTIN WALLIS


“Alright Cool” –  from Portraits Project “Sum Kinda MILKBBI” Age: 21 Nationality: American Living in: the deep south of USA “Sweet Home”  What is in your sketchbook? Yellow paper “Baby 1” from MILK Babies Project “Baby 8” from MILK Babies Project Where do you