Swide.Archives: Gerardo Larrea

I was blown away by Gerardo Larrea‘s illustration works when he first approached me back in 2011. After looking at his site, I knew that he needed to be on Swide in 2012.

DolceGabbanaFWDolce & Gabbana F/W 2012 (A special piece for Swide)

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Swide.Archives: Pippa McManus

Happy New Year to all of you and to start off 2013, I want to talk about one of the features I really enjoyed writing in 2012 on Swide.

Pippa McManus has casted a magic spell on me and many Swide readers with her illustrated girls. These characters have transmitted a very intense vibe that will make you wonder what are their personal stories behind the beautiful faces.

Dolce & Gabbana F/W 2012

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Swide.Archives: Joshua David McKenney

One of my favourite articles in 2012 on Swide was the one I featured artist Joshua David McKenney. To make this article special, he created 2 amazing illustrations based on the Dolce & Gabbana Fall/Winter 2012 collection (below and the last one).

JDavidMcKenney2Dolce & Gabbana F/W 2012

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Swide.Archives: Ignasi Monreal

Ignasi Monreal is one of the biggest rising stars in the illustration world this year. I have been following his works since early 2012 and am constantly mesmerized by his surreal illustration style.

ignasi-monreal-illustration-colorsAlexander McQueen S/S 2005

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Swide.Archives: Helen Green

If you have not followed my other site à la mode, you may not know I have multiple jobs. Since January 2011, I have been a contributor to Swide by Dolce & Gabbana online magazine. Throughout these 2 years I have been featuring a lot of talented illustrators and for those of you who have not seen my articles before, I would like to use this space to reintroduce some of them to you.


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