Yes, it’s a trend, but more than that – it’s something that women have kind of been obsessed with for ages. The impossibly thin waist! Men too, actually. The word corset is derived from the French word corps (body), which itself derives from corpus – Latin for body. And traditionally are made of a flexible material to help you quickly conform to the most fashionable silhouette. Ah history!
In the studio, we’re always getting inspired by awesome people doing incredible things. I suppose that’s one of the greatest gifts social media has given us – the ability to follow, and be inspired by, people all over the world pursuing their dreams. Our most recent source of inspiration (and borderline lifestyle envy) is a movement of people challenging traditional life by living in vans. That’s right – a home on wheels.
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A couple weeks ago we visited jewelry designer Noor Fares while she was showing her new collection in New York. She set everything up for a (not so little) soiree at the SoHo studio of artist Francesco Clemente, a close companion of hers.
Many of her pieces are inspired by both geometry and her Lebanese roots, leaving us wanting to find out a bit more about Noor’s world and work.