Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Resort Looks 2017----Talbot Runhof

 johnny talbot and adrian runhof have a very unique way of working. as with most designers, the initial idea begins simmering in the brain and with talbot runhof, it’s usually a geometric idea, a mathe­matical exercise. however, johnny and adrian do not reach for pen and paper, but rather to fabric, dressforms and pins, translating a thought into something living, organic, 3d. it is essential for the designers to understand the individual personalities of the different fabrics, the life force behind each piece. how they drape, fall, reflect, respond to other fabrics. 

the result is highly complicated cuts, unusual seam placement, pattern pieces (that under normal circumstances were never meant to associate with one another) being fused together to create some of the most interesting, razor sharp pieces in the business. what often looks like a sensitive, artistic draping of fabric is in fact a cool, precise equation, based on mathematics, geometry and physics. the resulting silhouette is feminine, sexy, edgy ...

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