Vintage scarves are turned into summer caps with this cool Kickstarter campaign

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Tuesday 9 June 2015

Back in 2014, a new type of headwear was created by a team obsessed with vintage scarves… and upcycling. The result? ValorisationLab. At ValorisationLab, you won’t see anything quite like the hat you end up owning. Because every hat in this collection is one-of-a-kind, made from a vintage scarf.

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The latest accessory craze? Gummy worm scarves!

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Friday 20 February 2015

What’s better than a warm scarf in the winter? A not-so-warm scarf made out of nothing but sugar; Gummy bears to be precise. Twitter user Overtime Queen made this colourful scarf which features 50-inch strings made out of 15 packs of gummy candy.

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NASA’s Hubble telescope photos printed on scarves

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Thursday 1 May 2014

Hey girl, you’re gonna be a star when you wear one of these space-themed scarves! Celine Semaan Vernon of Slow Factory created this collection of celestial scarves using NASA’s publicly available Hubble Telescope photos. Each design contains the wonders of the universe and was carefully handcrafted with sustainable practices, such as using organic material for […]

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World Skin Color Scarves by Reineke Otten

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Saturday 27 April 2013

Drawing statistical data from and CIA World Factbook about migration, population density, temperature, UV radiation, GDP, and transport, Dutch designer Reineke Otten collaborated with LUST designers to translate these stats into a graphic code with eight overlapping layers. Each layer represents a factor influencing the composition of skin tones in that particular place. Beautiful.

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From the LAEM store: hand-printed hybrids by Necklush

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Friday 27 April 2012

Necklush’s multi-strand scarves, infinity necklaces, and show stopping cuffs are the ultimate fusion accessories. These hand-printed pieces are about as versatile as they come: scarf, necklace, bracelet wrap, all in one. Each unique accessory is a piece of art, coming straight at you from designers Troy and Stephano in Brooklyn. Necklush scarves and cuffs are currently a featured collection in the Lost At E Minor online store.

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Polaroid Scarves

Clare Hillier Reader Find

By Clare Hillier in New Fashion on Wednesday 17 February 2010

Outkast got it wrong. Apparently you shouldn’t actually shake it like a Polaroid picture because rapid movement during development may damage the image. Philippe Roucou on the other hand, is definitely getting it right. This French bag designer has recently released a limited edition series of 100 percent silk scarves. Each piece features an image […]

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Forget Me Not scarves and turbans

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Fashion on Thursday 3 December 2009

Forget Me Not is a series of Art mode digital prints on scarves and turbans by French designer Coco. All designs are based exclusively on her personal compositions and all elements have been hand-drawn. Her approach mixes several techniques, combining old-school processes such as painting and hand-drawing with digital techniques. And she balances a mix of visual restraint and minimalism with a more leftfield and pop-friendly approach.

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