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One of my favorite blogs at the moment – by Didem. Stylish, classy, modern and pretty. And she loves Chanel. And of course she is absolutely beautiful. Didem has a very diverse style: at times edgy, at time feminine, at times sporty, at times girly – thus, I could not make only one illustration. And I did three:

  1. Edgy with purple fringes
  2. Romantic with flowercrown and Chanel clutch
  3. A couture black Chanel evening look

What do you think?

Vote for Didem at ELLE STYLE Award for best blog category HERE.

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Photo credit: Didem’s blog

 

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Mia Renwall

Mia Renwall is a talented singer / songwriter from Helsinki. Her latest single “Full Circle Rainbow” is the official song of Helsinki Pride 2016 – Listen here !

I made some illustrations for Mia’s promo materials, I am very excited for this collaboration! Check them out (based on photos by Mario Villeda):

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MLL Hyväntekeväisyysmuotinäytös 11.05.2016 / MLL UP 2016

Yesterday I attended a charity fashion show arranged by Mannerheim League for Child Welfare (Mannerheimin Lastensuojeluliitto , MLL UP 2016 Hyväntekeväisyysmuotinäytös). The event was spectacular: fashion, music, gifts, collaborations… all for a good cause. MLL organization is doing incredible work for the welfare of children and families: it works to promote health and a good environment for children for instance by providing various services. The fashion show was organized by the collaboration partners  on a volunteer basis. Celebrities and politicians walked down the runway. Boutiques and Finnish fashion brands showcased their collections.

I was happy and very honoured to contribute by giving my 2 newest paintings for the lottery. Two lucky winners went home with new paitings. Here they are:

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The fashion show:

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My favourite collection of the show was probably Gemmy Furs (showroom pic via FB page). beautiful Leena Harkimo, Heidi Sohlberg, Anitra Ahtola wore fabulous fluffy fox fur coats. I think I am in love with the pink – mint green -pastel candy one:

 

One of the brightest stars of the show was definitely Mr. Bruce Oreck, former US Ambassador to Finland, who walked down the runway with a dog!

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All in all, it was a splendid event!

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