Curated.Works: The Orange Dot Project – Juan Cruz Prats

Today marks the end of the 4th Anniversary Orange Dot project and I am so glad to have Juan Cruz Prats to be onboard for this series as I have been a huge fan of his works for years!

I like this piece a lot because I can totally relate to the characters. Music is an essential in my everyday life as it inspires me with ideas and keeps me moving forward. Unlike other illustrations I have featured on this site, these 2 characters wear simple clothes. I like this idea because fashion to me is a fantasy and in real life, we are not always dressing like what the models wear on the runway.

Juan-Cruz-Prats-Draw-A-DotCourtesy of Juan Cruz Prats

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Illustration.Files: Balmain Pre-Fall 2016 Fashion Illustration by Juan Cruz Prats

Olivier Rousteing always uses the phrase Balmain Army when he refers to his friends and muses. If this army were in cartoon form, I believe it would be something like this.

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Courtesy of Juan Cruz Prats

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Illustration.Files: Marc Jacobs Resort 2017 Fashion Illustration by Juan Cruz Prats

I am so happy to see Juan Cruz Prats is active in the fashion illustration scene again and this is such a beautiful piece!

Juan-Cruz-Prats-Marc-Jacob-Resort-2017Courteys of Juan Cruz Prats

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Swide.Archives: Dolce & Gabbana F/W 2013 Illustration Project (Part 3)

After a little break, the Dolce & Gabbana F/W 2013 Illustration Project is back on Swide and it is going to a darker direction. I have invited Juan Cruz Prats and António Soares to take part of this project because their skills are exactly what I need for this particular segment – the devotees.

Juan-Cruz-Prats-Dolce-and-Gabbana-Fall-2013Courtesy of Juan Cruz Prats

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Curated.Works: Swide Portrait by Juan Cruz Prats

Swide has a new layout since late 2012 and readers now have the chance to see the faces behind this online magazine. While most of the team members got their photos taken back in September, I didn’t have the chance to do it because I was stuck in Toronto. So today, I am going to tell you the story behind this image.

Juan-Cruz-Prats-Marcus-Swide-Dolce-and-Gabbana-Fall-2012Portrait illustrated by Juan Cruz Prats (Dolce & Gabbana F/W 2012 Blazer, Cor Sine Labe Doli gold ceramic bow tie)

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