11/23/09

TREND: DRAWING ON CLOTHES, ROSALIND KEEP WANTS YOU TO WEAR HER SKETCHBOOK!

When I saw Rosalind Keep's designs, the first thing that came to my mind was "I NEED THIS!" I know we are in the midst of embellishment with the rise of sequins and the steady pace of studs, but simplicity with a twist can be just as captivating and stylish.









I don't know why, but these pieces evoke a childish glee from me. They are just so FUN, that word doesn't seem adequate enough, but its a breath of fresh air in a industry that can be a little too serious.




I know we have seen designers before her play with this trend, but I would never have been able to afford a Comme de Garcon version. I also love the fact that she uses an oversized plain white shirt and a racer back vest to create her designs.


The Keep and Oasis collaberation will be between 35 and 50pounds, oh did you notice I said pounds and not dollars. That's because as of Dec 7th these will only be available in Britain.



Let me assure you as soon as I find out if these will be anywhere online or in the US, I will let you know!





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11 comments

Jennifer Nicole said...

Interesting set! I like a few of the dresses, but I think that after a while, some of the others - the sweater especially - would feel stale in my closet.

(I still want them anyway, haha.)

jaunty magpie said...

The dresses are adorable; I could find a way to wear those pieces easily. I think their sense of humor is a nice reminder that fashion is always a mix of substance as well as perception.

Carolyn said...

wow, love the last dress.

anyway, nice meeting you at blog meet blog last friday! :)

muah, carolyn

Nubiasnonsense said...

I love the first picture, So funny I actually just came back from H&M and saw a shirt this style (drawn on) and I thought it was really cute.

I personally like it. In some styles it even creates a pop out effect. The first picture is great

Le 21ème said...

YES! This takes the "Tux on T-Shirt" to a new level! Love it!

- www.21Arrondissement.com

Taylor Sterling said...

i really like that!! The last dress is great!

Rebecca, The Clothes Horse said...

I love tromp leoil, so these are totally awesome.

Rachel said...

The dresses seem especially wearable, but they're all awesome. It was nice to meet you on friday!

Hanako66 said...

If they come to the US, I am ALL OVER that last dress!

Meg Kathleen said...

I'm loving the black tank dress! So fun!

Andreea said...

i love those clothes, absolutely amazing and out of the box!!

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