Author Archives: Sophy

Degree show 2012, London
Work in progress show, London

Work in progress show, London

Impressions of the “Work in Progress” show. The exhibition last for 3 days. It was the first event showing our projects to public during the Open Day of Central St. Martins University. [nggallery id=4]  

Internship at Tierpark Essehof, Essehof, Germany

Internship at Tierpark Essehof, Essehof, Germany

Posted by on August 24, 2011 in Blog | 0 Comments

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Fur clothing stores Alanya, Turkey

Fur clothing stores Alanya, Turkey

Posted by on August 06, 2011 in Blog | 0 Comments

Even during my holiday at Alanya in Turkey I didn’t stop thinking about my project. The main reason? Numerous fur stores for mainly German and Russian clients. I couldn’t believe it! 32 degrees at 10pm and people were still keen on looking at fur garments. Not because of the traditional idea of using fur for heat insolation; no, because of [...]

Fur market Muxiyuan in Beijing, China

Fur market Muxiyuan in Beijing, China

Posted by on April 26, 2011 in Blog | 0 Comments

My first station of a long and exciting research journey. During my 3 week stay in China one of the locals took me to the biggest fabric and fur market in and around Beijing. The offered goods were uncountable: finest fabrics, haberdasheries but also cheap fake fur, high-quality fur imitations as well as real fur. Especially the ‘fur streets’ seemed [...]