Remember the famous line, “dress to impress?” Well, this is very true in our everyday lives. We always make sure that we wear the nicest of dress or clothes. And although the reason could vary, the common denominator is that we want to “impress” someone. Apparently, a French designer is taking this idea to a whole new level.
Sylvie Facon sews dresses just like an ordinary designer does. But unlike any other, she settles with stuff that would steal any catwalk. And by stuff, we mean using book spines. Yes, that is right – she uses book spines to create dresses that you do not usually see on a regular basis. From spines of old texts to steampunk-inspired garment details, Sylvie is definitely not your ordinary designer.
Scroll down below to see her beautiful works. We assure you: Her dresses will blow you away.
For starters, here is a dress made from book spines.
And when book spines become too mainstream, Sylvie resorts to “Painted Old Town” dress topped with lace.
Oh, did we not mention about her love for musical instruments such as the violin?
This one right here is something that most women would dream of wearing. Because seriously, they all want to feel and look like a princess.
Sylvie also collaborates with other artists to deliver “art-inspired” dresses. The Knight dress below is basically an interpretation of artist Didier Graffet’s illustration.
Stunning Images Show The Dramatic Change That Comes With High Tides and Low Tides
A fascinating contrast between two photos taken at the same vantage point but at different times.
Britain's foreshore can present scenic views, which, when taken during different times of the day, are equally mesmerizing, thanks to a sort of "magic trick" brought about by tides. English photographer Michael Marten happens to capture photos of the British coastline in identical views taken during high tide and low tide.
The images, also captured about six or eighteen hours apart, are placed side by side and what you'll see is how dramatic the change can be with tides. Check out Marten's project below and be captivated by the two states of nature.
Marten traveled the coastlines in Britain to take photos during high tide and low tide.
His photos are compiled in his book, "Sea Change."
Photoshop Wizard Turns Regular Photos Into Epic Movie Posters
I would pay money to watch these!
Movie trailers and posters are designed for one significant reason: to hype you up. Yes, that is right. They are there to stir interest and make sure you get excited about what is about to come. Although they are not 100 percent guaranteed to work, they somehow give us audience a medium to look forward to. Interestingly, a Reddit user under the name of Your_Post_As_A_Movie thought about turning photos into eye-catching movie posters.
Believe it or not, his works are a form of art. And you will actually think they are related to an upcoming film or something. Elite Readers has compiled a list of this guy’s works, as we believe that talent like this should be celebrated. Scroll down below and check them out for yourself. Do not forget to let us know which ones are your favorites!
#1. You have been warned, kid.
#2. Well, I never saw that coming.
Artist Creates Illustrations That Explore Ecstatic World of Couple’s Intimacy
These steamy illustrations will definitely get your fingers busy.
For starters, a good sex is something that offers fun, romance, and excitement, among others. While most will agree that every couple needs it, some people do not understand the importance of doing the deed. You see, it is not just about fulfilling your partner’s desire. Sexual intimacy plays an important role in ensuring a relationship’s success.
Interestingly, an artist by the name of Frida Castelli explored the ecstatic world of a couple’s intimacy. And although sex (in one way or another) remains to be a taboo in the society, it is about time that people start to accept its essence in every relationship.
From foreplay to different sexual positions, Frida beautifully created illustrations that will give you a deeper look at intimacy. We have compiled her works below, and let us know which ones are your favorites. Obviously, you are going to love one or two of them. Enjoy!