Illustrator’s Portfolio 142: HAYLEY WARNHAM

Illustrator's Portfolio 142 HAYLEY WARNHAM

Age: 25 Nationality: British Living in: Milton Keynes   What is in your sketchbook? I always remember being told that a sketchbook should be treated as an extension of yourself, and since graduating from my degree I’ve always tried to stick to that

In It to Win it: Olympic Fever as 3D Paper Art by Andrew Macgregor

In It to Win It by Andy Macgregor

Last Thursday saw The Book Club transformed as a dynamic sports-themed installation constructed entirely out of paper took root. Inspired by and taking place during the Olympic festivities, 3D artist Andrew Macgregor has referenced vintage sports posters for this project,

Interview with Ahmed Al-Refaie

Interview With Ahmed Al-Refaie

By day, Ahmed Al-Refaie is a creative director, but the Kuwaiti native is also an incredible digital artist and graphic designer with a truly unique style. We caught up with Ahmed to find out just what makes him (and his

Illustrator’s Portfolio 141: GILES MEAD

Illustrator's Portfolio 141 - GILES MEAD

Here at Sketchbook headquarters, we are constantly sifting through some illustrator portfolios. With so much stunning work landing on our desks these days, we’ve decided to spotlight some of our favourites once a week. Age: 22 Nationality: British Living in: Bristol  

Sarah Meers

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Sarah Meers sent us a unique richly designed poster declaring her enthusiasm for interning with our team in London. After we received her printed portfolio in the office we applauded her on taking initiative and making our day. With this attitude and creativity we don’t doubt she will get to where she

Wolf and Badger’s Flagship Sets Sail

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Wolf and Badger are firmly on our radar here at Sketchbook; from their opening in February 2010, to their residential stint in the Wonder Room at Selfridges and 2011’s Spring Fete. Fast forward almost a year and these furry critters

LFW A/W 2012 Day Five: Aminaka Wilmont

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Described as ‘obsessive about shape and silhouette’, design duo Aminaka Wilmont (Maki Aminaka and Marcus Wilmont respectively) serve up a feminine yet fierce collection full of body wrapping form and exquisite draping. For their ninth catwalk collection and one of

LFW A/W 2012 Day Five: Ji Cheng

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Tuesday saw the fashion East meet the fashion West as leading Shanghai designer Ji Cheng made her Vauxhall Fashion Scout LFW debut with ‘Zen Awakening’ as composed models treaded softly in heelless Chinese slippers and the fashion crowd was drawn into

LFW A/W 2012 Day Four: Lako Bukia

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Georgian born Lako Bukia is fast becoming one to watch. With clean flowing lines and architecturally structured shapes her collections are at once simple and complex and AW’s ‘Broken Mirrors’ is no exception. Perhaps the young designer’s most intricate to

LFW A/W 2012 Day Four: Sophie Hulme

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Bathed in the morning light of Somerset House’s Portico Rooms, Sophie Hulme’s A/W presentation stole our hearts with immaculate tailoring, delicate lace detailing and opposing leathers and wools. Inspired by toy dinosaurs and classic men’s fairisle jumpers her AW collection