Effie Trinket Vs. Inkvixen

It’s a fashion showdown! The Hunger Games: Catching Fire hits theaters today, and if the trailers for the second installment of the trilogy are any indication, the costume design, by Trish Summerville, looks pretty off the hook. Clothing all of Panem is no mean feat. If Elizabeth Banks’ Effie Trinket has her way, we are in for quite the Alexander McQueen-laden affair. Trinket, of the oft-changing hair color and superficial demeanor, takes... Read More

Placket Racket: A Selfie Series

As I skimmed the Spring 2014 Ready to Wear collections for gems, pinning like a madwoman, I marveled at at the sheer number of sheer numbers – that is, completely transparent blouses, dresses, pants, skirts – that fistfuls of designers trotted out. I don’t know if I’ve ever seen a season with more model nipples. I had just finished Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart, and dystopic visions of sheer Onionskin jeans were... Read More

Shine Bright Like A…Well, You Know.

Save your aluminum foil for spring, ladies – it’s time for some high shine. The metallics that are gracing the runways of New York and London thus far this fashion season are bright and more blindingly Reflektor than Arcade Fire’s new single. Below are some strong examples from New York (other gilded beauties showed up at Anna Sui, Reem Acra, Rodarte, Sass & Bide, Assembly, Creatures of Comfort, Tocca, and many more). From left:... Read More

A Very Glamsketch Wedding

  Jordan of littledollymama.com: Wedding Day Glamsketch  In my last post I told you a little bit about what I’m planning for Glamsketch, the new fashion portrait illustration service that’ll be rolling out soon in Beta. We anticipate that a cornerstone of the Glamsketch audience will be brides & grooms. Every wedding has its photographer, but Glamsketch will offer a package of commemorative illustrations to remember your... Read More

Introducing Glamsketch: A Sneak Preview

  Glamsketch sneak preview Those of you who are diehard Inkbramble fans (if so, I love you) are probably quite disappointed in me – it has been aeons since my last post. Any number of excuses could be named for such shenanigans, but I’ll blame just one: Glamsketch. “What’s that?” you might ask. “Isn’t that sort of what you’ve been doing all along right here at Inkbramble? Where’s the evidence... Read More

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