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Art lover, fashion taster, self-taught artist inspired by faces and emotions. Magdalena Kapuscinska loves to meet and be inspired by creative people, to listen to their ideas, their visions, and their experiences. It's that perspective on appreciating life that Magdalena brings to her writing on Fashionising.com as she pursues uniqueness in art, fashion, design and photography. The result of her pursuit for writing interlaced with artistic inspirations can also be found on her personal blog, EdelScope. She also runs vintageleatherind.wordpress.com, a website dedicated to vintage leather.

Magdalena Kapuscinska

Sylvio Giardina escapes the cliches

Sylvio Giardina is a creative artist working for high fashion brands as a haute couture designer with 15 years of experience, who recently launched his own label with a fall 2011/12 collection that expresses his bright creativity and presents a new female identity. Through the study of a new silhouette’s structure Giardina endeavours to reshape the figure with skilful tricks of Italian high tailoring and…
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11
Sylvio Giardina A/W '11

Chanel Cruise 2012

Monochromatically captivating, this black and white colour blocking lookbook for Chanel’s Cruise 2012 collection is photographed by the most appropriate person – Karl Lagerfeld. As the creator of Chanel’s sleek and crisp freshness, Lagerfeld captured the sophistication and simplicity of the collection proving the meaning of genuine style. Following the denotation of the cruise as a journey of the mind, Lagerfeld transfers a breath of…
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book
Chanel Cruise '12 Look Book

Hatwoman’s fancy finesse

Essence of sublime style, ethereal precision and fancy finesse – that is how we could describe the Hatwoman spring 2011 collection. The campaign is displayed by the photographer Baldovino Barani revealing the beauty of Hatwoman sophistication. The embodiment of the debonair lady is captured in elegant locations and stylish old fashioned interiors. She is dressed in perfect sylph gowns that accompany with the exquisite headpieces.…
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Hatwoman S/S '11 Ad Campaign

Francois Cadiere for Louis Vuitton

As a high fashion brand Louis Vuitton is known for their exquisite elegance with a dose of artistry. The brand’s items like leather goods and leopard print scarves in particular have iconic meaning as the design house’s trademarks. In order to continue with such recognition the brand decided to invite an artist who could follow the creative stipulation of Louis Vuitton and introduce a successive…

On the beach with Burberry Brights

Before, Burberry served a vivid splash of colour in their bags line for the spring 2011 season, and now the vividness has spread to their eyewear with the Burberry Brights campaign. The delicate iris, refreshing mint or pure white is very sophisticated but with a feeling of youthfulness and hipster imaginativeness. There is an observable tradition of Burberry Ad Campaigns promoting refined youth with gentility.…
Burberry Brights S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Burberry Brights S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Burberry Brights S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Burberry Brights S/S '11 Ad Campaign
Burberry Brights S/S '11 Ad Campaign

Two-faced Parisian glamour

Paris by night with all the glamour spirit is the location of the Pleine Lune editorial for Vogue Paris’ May issue. Model Anja Rubik captured in the lens of Mikael Jansson takes a lonely walk through the dark Parisian streets. Presented in two juxtaposed openings the editorial splits into two different stories: black and white street style images contrast with paparazzi shots coloured with the…
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011
Anja Rubik: Vogue Paris, May 2011

Alexander the Great: a tribute to McQueen

A tribute to Alexander McQueen‘s artistic output presented in Vogue US is an awe-inspiring retrospective of the stellar career, and a thorough preview of the upcoming Savage Beauty exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute on May 4th. Alexander the Great is a beautiful story of the fashion pioneer and Enfant Terrible in one. Following the meaning of this figurative title, Alexander undeniably…
Karen, Stella, Karlie, Caroline, Raquel & Coco: Vogue US, May 2011
Karen, Stella, Karlie, Caroline, Raquel & Coco: Vogue US, May 2011
Karen, Stella, Karlie, Caroline, Raquel & Coco: Vogue US, May 2011
Karen, Stella, Karlie, Caroline, Raquel & Coco: Vogue US, May 2011
Karen, Stella, Karlie, Caroline, Raquel & Coco: Vogue US, May 2011
Karen, Stella, Karlie, Caroline, Raquel & Coco: Vogue US, May 2011

Amaya Arzuaga’s architectural curiosities

Wearable geometry of urban designs is the main signature of famous Spanish designer Amaya Arzuaga. Her latest collection for the fall 2011 season presented in Paris fashion week; the designer’s hallmark architectural fascinations presenting the new definition of chic looks with sculptural femininity. The palette of the collection is saturated with bloody red, turquoise, orange, stone and grey colours accompanied with black or showcased solo.…
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11
Amaya Arzuaga A/W '11

Tortoise & Blonde: eyewear for the tastemakers

Tortoise & Blonde is a three generation optical family business rooted in craftsmanship, precision and reliable service. Their new modern collection of eyewear entitled One Today, Another Tomorrow debuts this month. This collection, which is alternative yet with vintage impact, is aimed at a new generation of tastemakers. Sophisticated, detailed in craftsmanship and at reasonable price – these factors make the collection even more compelling.…
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book
Tortoise & Blonde S'11 look book

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