Ettore Sottsass

08 Feb

Creatures of the Wind AW1314Ettore Sottsass’ early color studies inspired patterns in the Creatures of the Wind Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show, « Candy ».

Other Ettore Sottsass-inspired collections : Dior by Bill Gaytten Couture Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (this collection was influenced by the Memphis Group, especially Ettore Sottsass), Fendi by Karl Lagerfeld Spring/Summer 2013 (not specifically inspired by Ettore Sottsass but by the Memphis Group ; moreover, Karl Lagerfeld owns many works that were designed by the Memphis Group), Pringle of Scotland by Alistair Carr Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 (the color palette of this collection was partly based on the work of Ettore Sottsass that was highlighted in the «Postmodernism : Style and Subversion 1970-1990» exhibition, presented from September 24, 2011 until January 15, 2012, at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum), Vena Cava Spring/Summer 2011 (the runway of this Memphis Group-inspired collection was decorated with a giant multicolored mobile which evoked Ettore Sottsass’ 1981 furniture).

Photo : Monica Feudi / InDigital / GoRunway




Posted by on February 8, 2013 in Design


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8 responses to “Ettore Sottsass

  1. kaefer's

    February 8, 2013 at 2:37 pm

    wow, I love these prints!
    simply wonderful
    i hope you like designs of dresses!
    i await a visit!
    brazilian greetings

    • Fashion Mayann

      February 8, 2013 at 3:08 pm

      I love them too ! They’re a bit op art ! As for visiting your blog, be careful what you wish for ! (actually, I already visited it this morning, but the designs were so gorgeous that I’m going to visit it again, ta da !!!).

      • kaefer's

        February 8, 2013 at 3:09 pm

        hey, glad you enjoyed them!

  2. Fashion Mayann

    February 8, 2013 at 3:13 pm

    Oh yeah, they’re really good “amigo” !

  3. dannadesigns

    February 10, 2013 at 10:06 am

    Loving these prints!

    • Fashion Mayann

      February 11, 2013 at 8:00 am

      Thank you my top commenter : I love them too because they’re both graphic and sharp !


    February 12, 2013 at 3:50 pm

    Hey very interesting blog!

  5. Fashion Mayann

    February 12, 2013 at 4:57 pm

    Thank you, Adam Fuchs ! I’m happy that you like it !


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