Viime viikolla Mannerheimin Lastensuojeluliiton Uudenmaan piiri järjesti taas upean hyväntekeväisyysmuotinäytöksen. Mukana malleina oli upeita julkisuuden henkilöitä, urheilijoita, politiikkoja, näyttelijöitä… Esim. Hanna-Maria Seppälä, Nasima Razmyar, Sanna Lauslahti, Jussi 69, Vappu Pimiä, Shirly Karvinen, Karita Tykkä jne.
Osallistuin tänä vuonna taas tilaisuuteen yhteistyökumppanina – tällä kertaa lahjoitin 2 isoa taulua arpajaisiin, yhdessä Vallilan kanssa osallistuimme koristetyynyillä minun suunnittelemasta kokoelmasta, sekä yhtenä pääpalkintona oli mahdollisuus voittaa kuvitusmuotokuvan omalla valokuvalla. Onnittelut kaikille voittajille!
My newest illustration project is for Gina Tricot (very exciting, I know!) and PR company Polhem, illustrating guests for the press lunch relating to launch of new collection!
I had quite an illustration marathon with 40 guests to draw. My Instagram account has been buzzing the entire day and I received such an amount of positive feedback! I am super glad they all loved their illustrations.
I am very proud and honoured to announce my collaboration with Vallila, one of the leading textile companies in Finland. I teamed up with Vallila to design a capsule collection for SS17 consisting of decorative cushions with my fashion illustrations.
“One star guest designer this season is fashion illustrator Olesja Hännikäinen: her charming and elegant decorative pillow patterns bring a breath of haute couture to the collection. All cushions are pattern matched.” -Vallila
You can buy the products in Vallila stores and online.
Happy birthday to the chameleon of fashion – Linda Evangelista! One of the original REAL supermodels… Goodness, I loved the Haute Couture era of the 90’s and early 2000’s. Anticipating Linda was always accompanied with curiosity – what hair color and style will she have next? I found this picture on internet the other day with TURQUOISE hair. It’s gorgeous!
The girls – Claudia, Christy, Naomi, Linda, Cindy, Karen, Tatiana, Yasmin, Eva, Nadia… when they walked the catwalk it was MAGIC. And you know what? No one still has come close to them (except probably Doutzen Kroes and Bianca Balti)… Who is your favourite super model?
I’ve always wanted turquoise hair, as long as I remember myself.
One of my favorite bloggers, Kriselda, made a blog post about my collaboration with Vallila. We went together to Vallila showroom to check out their new collections and get inspired.
Kriselda is a stylist and visualist and is particularly good with camera, hence it is no surprise the pictures she took are great. She also shot a short video about my Vallila project, have a look below!
Here is the blog post on www.KRISELDA.com, hurry up to participate, there is an opportunity to win a fashion illustration and a Vallila pillow! Simply enter in the comments field which pillow is your favorite (ruby, sapphire or red shoe).
Karl Lagerfeld has teamed up with Faber-Castell, as the result the KARLBOX was created. The limited edition (2500 sets in the world) contains pencils, crayons, pastels, fineliners… It’s a dream! Who wouldn’t want to have a KARLBOX?
The box is pricey, though. And now Faber-Castell announced a world wide competition to win a KARLBOX! I saw so many artists and illustrators participating in Instagam, I just had to join in on the fun!
The contest is themed “Karl at Work” and it needed to be an illustration of him, everything Chanel, etc.
I decided to draw beautiful Kristen Stewart – I really like the red eye-shadow look for Chanel make-up campaign. And, of course Karl himself is in the illustration – doing his magic. I drew an enormous paint brush and Faber-Castell pencil as his tools!